Will Overview Effect Make Everyone a Better Person?

Overview Effect, the feeling frequently described as “awe” experienced by astronauts upon seeing their home planet from space, is getting a lot of attention these days, from movies exploring the effect to start-ups looking to import the effect to everyone on Earth. With all the buzz, Mike Rugnetta of the PBS Idea Channel is asking: will more people undergoing the Overview Effect make for better people altogether?

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