Adventures in the Anthropocene: A Journey to the Heart of by Gaia Vince

By Gaia Vince

** Winner of Royal Society Winton Prize for technology Books 2015 **

We dwell in epoch-making occasions. The alterations we people have made in fresh many years have altered our international past whatever it has skilled in its 4.6 billion-year heritage. accordingly, our planet is related to be crossing into the Anthropocene – the Age of people.

Gaia Vince determined to go back and forth the realm first and foremost of this new age to determine what existence is absolutely like for the folk at the frontline of the planet we’ve made. From man made glaciers within the Himalayas to painted mountains in Peru, electrified reefs within the Maldives to rubbish islands within the Caribbean, Gaia came upon humans doing the main striking issues to unravel the issues that we ourselves have created.

those tales exhibit what the Anthropocene capacity for we all – they usually light up how we would engineer Earth for our future.

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