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“Welcome to the Anthropocene: The Earth in Our Hands” has been created by Nina Möllers (2014) under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International license.

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“Earthrise” taken by NASA/ Apollo 8 crew member Bill Anders on December 24, 1968.


Interview with Paul J. Crutzen. Photo by Christian Schwägerl (2013).


Urbanization. Photo by jo.sau.


Mobility. Photo by Roel Hemkes.


Humans and machines. Photo by Marcus Kwan.


Image detail from “A token of love from me, to thee” by Sarah Mapps Douglass, from the Amy Matilda Cassey album, c.1833. Watercolor and goache.


Food. Photo by killerturnip.


Evolution. Photo by Dallas Krentzel.




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