What does the age of humans mean for Earth?

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What does the age of humans mean for Earth?

What does the age of humans mean for Earth?

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Anthropocene

Some scientists say we're in a new geological age where humans are having an unprecedented impact on Earth. This hour, TED speakers ask what this means for the future of our planet, and our species.

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What's The Anthropocene?

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Can We Preserve Seed Diversity For The Future?

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