GAIA HYPOTHESIS. the idea of the Earth as a single living superorganism James Lovelock Gaia - a new look at life on Earth, Oxford University Press, 1979. Genesis of Lovelock’s hypothesis.
Figure 1: Equal numbers of white and black daisies. Temperature is 'normal'.
Figure 2: Mostly black daisies - temperature is consequently high.
Figure 3: Mostly white daisies - temperature is low.
Tair with daisies
GAIA Hypothesis may in
fact act to regulate CO2 in
the atmosphere, but at levels
for microbes, not humans