Climatic Change

, Volume 52, Issue 4, pp 423–430 | Cite as

Toward a Future for Gaia Theory

  • Tyler Volk
Editorial Commentary

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tyler Volk
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  1. 1.Department of BiologyNew York UniversityNew York

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