Heard of the Anthropocene? The New Epoch May Have Already Begun

If you thought we were still living in the Holocene, you could be mistaken as the new geological age of humans might’ve arrived… if experts can only agree on how to define it.

About 30 scientists and a lawyer gathered in Germany on Oct. 11 to discuss exactly which human impact will mark the start of the new era.

However, they have a lot to choose from, and the conclusion won’t be available til 2016. So enjoy this video about the elusive Anthropocene in the meantime.

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