Geologists Make It Official: We're Not in an Anthropocene Epoch.

20 March 2024

the vote brought an end to nearly 15 years of debate about whether to declare that our species had transformed the natural world so thoroughly since the 1950s as to have sent the planet into a new epoch of geologic time . The committee’s chair, Jan A. Zalasiewicz, and vice chair, Martin J. Head, called for the results to be annulled .