The ‘Anthropocene’ is defined as ‘relating to or denoting the current geological age, viewed as the period during which human activity has been the dominant influence on climate and the environment (Oxford dictionaries). With this in mind it’s important to acknowledge what real effect humans have had on the environment and climate in this time […]Read more "Anna: The ‘Anthropocene’ and walkable cities"
Located on a Norwegian Island, Longyearbyen, about 1300 km from the North Pole, inside a mountain, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault is run by an independent international organisation, Global Crop Diversity Trust and funded by the Norwegian government. It’s purpose? To preserve seed samples from all over the world, allowing the remaining human population to regrow sustainable, […]Read more "The Doomsday Vault – The Anthropocene (Olivia)"