Wade Davis

The worldwide web of belief and ritual

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Filmed Jan 2008 at TED2008
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Anthropologist Wade Davis muses on the worldwide web of belief and ritual that makes us human. He shares breathtaking photos and stories of the Elder Brothers, a group of Sierra Nevada indians whose spiritual practice holds the world in balance.

Wade Davis
/ Anthropologist, ethnobotanist

A National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, Wade Davis has been described as “a rare combination of scientist, scholar, poet and passionate defender of all of life’s diversity.”  Full bio.

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