The Mind, the Human-Earth Connection, and the Climate Crisis

The 6-day 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.

Grants Announcements
Think Tank Applications Close May 19

Mind & Life Think Tanks are self-organized gatherings designed to foster insight and inspire action around an area of inquiry that bridges contemplation, research, and action.

Inspiring Minds
The Role of Attention and Awareness in an Era of Misinformation and Digital Seduction

In our April Inspiring Minds conversation Amishi Jha and Jon Kabat-Zinn discussed the inner workings of the mind, and explore ways to cultivate greater attention and wise action in how we conduct ourselves individually and collectively.

Podcast Season 2

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

Mind & Life Summit Explores Role of Emotions in Personal and Collective Flourishing

Could transforming our mental states create a better world? Read about this audacious proposition at the heart of the Science & Wisdom of Emotions Summit.

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.

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