Anthropocene

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Anthropocene.

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What is the Anthropocene?

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Could hunters help bring back the woolly mammoth from extinction?

TED science curator David Biello explores the odd couple behind the de-extinction movement -- scientists and hunters -- and what this says about our ambivalent attitude towards animals
Posted Nov 2016

You have been living in a new geologic time all along

In August, a group of scientists announced that people deserve their own new epoch in official geologic time, like the Holocene or the Paleogene. Welcome to the Anthropocene!
Posted Sep 2016