Tagged With Anthropocene

The world could hit a tipping point that causes warming to spiral out of control — a scenario scientists call 'Hothouse Earth'


Humans have caused surprising changes to the planet that will be visible billions of years from now


Scientists say we're witnessing the planet's sixth mass extinction -- and 'biological annihilation' is the latest sign



Earth entered a new epoch on July 16, 1945 -- and humans have left behind more than 200 new minerals to prove it