The Mind, the Human-Earth Connection, and the Climate Crisis
Summer Research Institute

SRI 2021 is a virtual immersive weeklong event exploring the relationship between earth care and human health and cooperation, to be held June 6-11, 2021.

The Mind, the Human-Earth Connection, and the Climate Crisis
6-Day Live Online Speaker Series

The Speaker Series will explore the union of contemplative traditions, indigenous wisdom, and climate science, for a general audience. Live online presentations and recordings will be available.

Inspiring Minds
Mindfulness, Resilience, and Compassion for the New Year

Watch our January Inspiring Minds conversation recording featuring Rhonda Magee and Jack Kornfield with a musical performance by Marti Nikko and DJ Drez.

Grants Announcements
PEACE Grant Applications Due by March 3

PEACE Grants support projects that advance our understanding of wholesome mental qualities and positive interpersonal and social action related to Prosociality, Empathy, Altruism, Compassion, and Ethics (PEACE).

Podcast Season 2

Season 2 of the podcast has begun! Featuring Lisa Feldman Barrett, Anne Klein, Eric Garland, and others.

What Contemplative Wisdom Can Teach Us About Navigating Challenging Times
nighttime starry sky and trees

We need to hold today’s struggles and collective fears with compassion. And then we have to look deeper at the root causes of our global problems—and potential solutions.

Our Commitment to Racial Equity and Inclusion

Learn about Mind & Life’s areas of focus in anti-racism as we engage in this work as an expanding learning community and in accordance with our values.

Become a Donor

Your generosity enables us to provide the vital resources and opportunities—that aren’t available elsewhere—to foster rigorous research and to educate, support, and inspire the most innovative thinkers and doers in the field. This is a moment of great opportunity to make an impact.