. . . And How The Universe Works?
Are you ready to connect your personal journey
with the cosmic journey?
"Both Education and Religion Need to Ground Themselves Within the Story of Universe."
--- Thomas Berry
with a deeptime perspective!
A global online gathering place . . .
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to better understand our deep past,
how the universe works, and
how to make decisions for a vibrant future.
Welcome to the Deeptime Network
We’re a global network of:
with the discovery that the universe is a single interconnected entity that has been transforming for 14 billion years, and believe that this perspective changes everything.
that understanding our deep past is foundational for understanding where we come from, who we are, how the universe works and how to make the best choices for ourselves and the future of Earth.
for a Deeptime Perspective — Big Picture, New Story, Montessori Cosmic Vision and Education, Big History, Journey of the Universe, Universe Story, and Gaia Systems Theory, to name a few.
by addressing today’s problems—global warming, intolerance, income inequality, food security, environmental degradation, alienation, social break down, meaninglessness, and more — with a Deeptime Perspective.
We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
— Albert Einstein
Join a community of educators, artists, scientists, religious leaders and others around the world.
Take a professional development course for teachers in Deep Time and Cosmic Education.
Read the most recent member generated content and add your own too. Join a global conversation.
Post events on our calendar and your books, videos and more in our resource section.
Facebook Group Founder, Montessori Teachers
“Sharing stories of the universe gives children a crucially important gift — a context for their presence and helps them connect to their purpose and sense of belonging. Deep Time learning and surging curiosity are born through exploring interrelationship and interdependence, just what the DTJN is all about!”
Professor of Biology
Washington University, St. Louis, MO (US)
“Scientific inquiry has provisioned us with a mind-boggling new core narrative — the epic of evolution, the epic of creation, the universe story, big history, everybody’s story — where humans and human cultures are understood to be emergent from and, hence, a part of nature.”
Robert Athickal, SJ
Patna, Bihar, India
“At Tarumitra, we are concerned about the future of our planet and believe that understanding a deep time perspective is central for creating a way forward. Tarumitra is a students’ initiative with a membership of over quarter million members and network of over 2500 schools and colleges.”
After watching the Cosmic Plan lectures with Dr. Michael Dorer, my curriculum director turned to me with starry eyes and said this is what we have needed for so long. We are going to be talking about these lessons all year long.
DTJN is a tremendous community for connecting with local communities around the world inspired by Thomas Berry, Brian Swimme, Maria Montessori, and others orienting to a Cosmic Story with an understanding that everything is connected.
When we share stories of the universe with children, we give them a context for their presence and help them connect with their purpose and sense of belonging. Deep Time learning and surging curiosity are born through exploring interrelationship and interdependence, just what the DTJN is all about!
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