Tag Archive for anthropocene

What is “Bionic Planet”?

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An introduction to Bionic Planet, the Podcast of the Anthropocene: what is it, what does it aim to achieve, and how does it relate to the Paris Climate Talks? In this episode, we offer a brief introduction to the role of forests in the Paris Agreement and introduce basic themes that we will be revisiting…

The Global Garden

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Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Embrace The AnthropoceneIt was a very young Bill McKibbon who introduced many of us to the concept of the Anthropocene in 1989, but he didn’t call it that. He called it “The End of Nature“. “In the past, we spoiled and polluted parts of that nature, inflicted environmental…

Bridging The Science/Finance Divide

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Investors should be mastering the implications of climate science, but most of them aren’t – in part because scientists have done a lousy job of communicating it’s certainties and uncertainties. Scientists know, for example, that the climate is changing and man is the cause, and they know that climate change will disrupt our supplies of food…