Title Anthropocene Degree of recognition National Media name/outlet BBC News at 6 Media type Television Duration/Length/Size 3:34 minutes Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 11/07/23 Description Filming on coring bog sediments at Munsley Bog (Godshill, Isle of Wight), comment given on last Pleistocene-Holocene transition and the introduction of the new Anthropocene epoch. Producer/Author BBC team (Rebecca Morelle, Alison Francis, Jon Amos, Kevin Church) Persons Sabine Wulf, Eve Horsfall, Robert Scaife Title The Anthropocene: Canadian lake mud 'symbolic of human changes to Earth' Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet BBC News Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 11/07/23 Description Crawford Lake, a small body of water in Ontario, Canada, is being put forward as the location that best records humanity's impacts on Earth.
Scientists are trying to define a new geological time period to recognise the changes we've made to the planet, and Crawford is their model example.
Producer/Author Jon Amos (BBC) URL https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-66132769 Persons Sabine Wulf
- Munsley Bog
- Pleistocene-Holocene transition