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November 11, 2015 – 9:45 am

Why did behaviorally modern humans and no other multicellular species in the history of the Earth gain the capacity to transform an entire planet? Biology alone cannot explain this – Homo sapiens is just another …

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The ecological systems that suppport all life, including ours

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Humans are changing the earth, causing global warming, biodiversity loss and pollution


Anthropogenic Biomes (anthromes) are the global ecosystems created by humans


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Is managing global climate now our duty?

August 26, 2008 – 10:07 am

We live in interesting times. We’ve now realized that our activities are changing global climate and thereby harming both ourselves and the rest of the biosphere. And we are begining to do something about it. …

The Earth We Created – an interview

August 18, 2008 – 1:37 am

Here is an interview about my work with anthropogenic biomes and opinions about sustainable management of the environment:
The reporter, Thilo Kunzemann, of Allianz Knowledge, did a great job by asking me some hard questions- they …

Welcome to our new blog site!

August 18, 2008 – 12:42 am

Welcome to our new blogging site for the Laboratory for Anthropogenic Landscape Ecology!
This site will give members of our lab a forum for discussing the nature we humans have created on our planet, and the …