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

By Gaia Vince

** Winner of Royal Society Winton Prize for technological know-how Books 2015 **

We stay in epoch-making occasions. The adjustments we people have made in contemporary many years have altered our global past whatever it has skilled in its 4.6 billion-year heritage. consequently, our planet is expounded to be crossing into the Anthropocene – the Age of people.

Gaia Vince determined to commute the realm in the beginning 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 impressive issues to unravel the issues that we ourselves have created.

those tales express what the Anthropocene potential for we all – and so they light up how we would engineer Earth for our future.

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