Words have power. They instruct and entertain. They guide and inspire. They shape our understanding of the world. Words reflect society’s values.
So I really took notice when I learned that nature words are disappearing from our culture. That’s what researchers at Greater Good Science Center discovered after reviewing millions of fiction books, thousands of songs, and hundreds of thousands of movies from 1901 to 2000.
The good news is that Dawn books are countering this trend.