Day: December 11, 2022

Epochs last thousands of years. We may be entering a new one — but scientists have to decide on a ‘golden spike’

When you Google “geological epoch”, the one that comes up most often is the “Anthropocene”. “That tells us the thing that is most relevant to people right now is how we are impacting the planet,” said Colin Waters, a geologist at the University of Leicester.  Countless words […]