“In forests and tide pools, the value of biological diversity is resilience: the ability to withstand shifting conditions and resist attacks from predators. In a world changing faster than ever, honoring and nurturing neurodiversity is civilization’s best chance to thrive in an uncertain future.”
Steve Silberman, Wired 2013
Steve Silberman is an award-winning science writer whose articles have appeared in Wired, the New York Times, the New Yorker, the Financial Times, the Boston Globe, the MIT Technology Review, Nature, Salon, Shambhala Sun, and many other publications.
His TED Talk leaves one with a feeling of Hope, while providing an illuminating, entertaining and sometimes heartbreaking view of the history of Autism. "It must be all hands on deck, we can't afford to waste a brain"
Visit his website: https://www.stevesilberman.com/
His website contains numerous insightful articles including:
Greta Thunberg is not a climate activist “in spite of” her autism, but because of it.