Wade Davis

"The world in which you were born is just one model of reality. Other cultures are not failed attempts at being you. They are unique manifestations of the human spirit."

-Wade on ancient knowledge-


  Wade Davis is a scientist, anthropologist, speaker, photographer, filmaker and writer who received his Ph.D. in ethnobotany from Harvard University and has spent twenty-five years studying the plants,

psychotropic drugs, and ceremonial rituals of indigenous cultures around the world.



He is the author of the international bestseller, The Serpent

and the Rainbow, which was later released as a feature motion picture, as well as six other books including, The Lost Amazon and Rainforest. Davis's writing has appeared in Outside, Fortune, and Condé Nast Traveler and is currently the Explorer in-Residence at National Geographic.


Wade brings to us an important message:

Embrace cultural diversity and honor ancient knowledge.