The Anthropocene: Humankind as a Turning Point for Earth
by Staff Writers for Astrobiology Magazine
Moffett Field CA (SPX) Jun 25, 2013
The Anthropocene is the name of a proposed new geological time period (probably an epoch) that may soon enter the official Geologic Time Scale. The Anthropocene is defined by the human influence on Earth, where we have become a geological force shaping the global landscape and evolution of our planet. [Read more] ...