Connection With Nature Make People Nicer

If the results are confirmed through further study… I wonder what kind of impact more “green spaces” could have on gang activity & crime rates in inner cities… I know there would certainly be a huge positive impact on health/obesity.

 While conceding that more research will be necessary to confirm or refine these results, the researchers say their findings “highlight the importance of effective urban planning that incorporates green spaces and other representatives of nature.”
Their findings will also be of interest to architects and interior designers. Frank Lloyd Wright’s concept of bringing the outside inside may not just be a prescription for aesthetic beauty, but also for peaceful coexistence.

via News Blog Articles | Connection With Nature Make People Nicer | Miller-McCune Online Magazine.

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