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Biophilic decor: Ways to bring the feel of nature indoors

Oct. 15, 2019 10:42 AM EDT

The term "biophilia," an affinity for the living world, was coined back in the 1980s by American biologist and author E.O. Wilson. We have an instinctive drive to connect with nature, he said, and the more we connect, the happier we are. That's why a walk in the woods can feel so good, or a sit on a quiet beach....