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Human Beings Are Changing the Structure of the Earth. Here’s How. | io9 | October 2013

We’re no longer living in the Holocene—the geological time period that
started nearly 12,000 years ago at the end of the last ice age. We’re in
the “Anthropocene"—the age of humans—and it’s changing our
understanding of geology, the environment, and time.