Human Age, The: The World Shaped by Us

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Publisher
W.W.Norton & Co.
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ISBN
9780393240740
Collection
Regular item
Year
2014
Description

"We tinker with nature at every opportunity; we garden the planet with our preferred species of plants and animals, many of them invasive; and we have even altered the climate, threatening our own extinction. Yet we reckon with our own destructive capabilities in extraordinary acts of hope-filled creatvity: we collect the DNA of vanishing species in a "frozen ark"...(from cover)