The Human Era: Living in the Anthropocene
Ben van der Pluijm, B.R. Clark collegiate Professor, University of Michigan Earth and Environmental Sciences
Thursday, September 28, 2017
At the U-M Museum of Natural History
Today's geologic era—the Anthropocene—is dominated by human activity. In this talk, Ben van der Pluijm will explore the impacts of a growing human population and our increasing needs for resources, such as food, water and energy, and solutions toward a thriving human society in this new era.