Hans-Peter´s comment: Peter Russel is one pioneer of Consciousness he is on the faculty of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and a fellow of The World Business Academy and The Findhorn Foundation, and an Honorary Member of The Club of Budapest. In 80´s his video the Global Brain influenced me in my reserach on dolphines. I really recomend his work.
The Conscious Cosmos. A new, short, animated video summarizing why consciousness may be fundamental to the cosmos.