I talk to trees.

And birds.

And my car.

I thank them for their beauty. For being reliable. For making my life better. I think they get the message.

Sound weird? The Dahli Llama doesn’t think so. Neither does a neuroscientist named Christof Koch.

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Both men believe everything that exists is CONSCIOUS to some degree. Consciousness, they say, is a fundamental constituent of all that is. Koch has even found a way to measure it.

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