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Feeling Small in the Face of Nature Makes People More Generous

Feeling Small in the Face of Nature Makes People More Generous

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The Feeling of Awe

The Feeling of Awe

  • Awe is a feeling of reverential respect, fear and wonder when we look at something vast, like the Grand Canyon, or a clear sky sprinkled with stars.
  • When something makes us feel a tiny part of a massive universe around us, we bow down and are transformed.
  • The feeling of being a tiny speck serves as a way to humble us, making us kinder and more generous.

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The Feeling Of Awe And Its Benefits

The feeling of awe, which is a mix of respect and wonder, inspires ethical behaviour and has other benefits like:

  1. Boosting our immune system.
  2. Increasing creativity.
  3. Making us take out more time to get things done.
  4. Making us care and share more with others.

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