The Anthropocene


Mathematical Formula Predicts Global Mass Extinction Event in 2100

If we put another 310 gigatons of carbon into the ocean by 2100, which we’re well on track to do, we enter “unknown territory.”


An Artist Dug Up the Secret Prehistory of Governors Island

Using core sampling hardware to drill beneath the manicured surfaces of New York Harbor's former military post, David Brooks conducted a deep dive into the unique site's human and non-human past.


35 Percent of the World’s ‘National Animals’ Are Threatened With Extinction

The US bald eagle is doing fine. The Central American tapir of Belize? Not so much.


[Longreads] Additivism: 3D Printing's Call to Action

Morehshin Alllahyari and Daniel Rourke discuss 'The 3D Additivist Manifesto' and plans for the Additivist Cookbook.