Biophilia, n. 1. An instinctive bond between human beings and other living systems.
2. A psychological orientation of being attracted to all that is alive and vital.
3. "The connections that human beings subconsciously seek with the rest of life" - Fromm. 4. The deep affiliations humans have with nature are rooted in our biology.
5. Philias are the attractions and positive feelings that people have towards certain habitats, activities, and objects in their natural surroundings.