The Anthropocene Reviewed
By WNYC Studios and Complexly
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The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. On The Anthropocene Reviewed, #1 New York Times bestselling author John Green (The Fault in Our Stars, Turtles All the Way Down) reviews different facets of the human-centered planet on a five-star scale. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin. © WNYC Studios
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I give it five stars
Exactly what you would expect from John: Existentialism and Dr. Pepper.
The complexities of life in the anthropocene cannot truly be explained. They can only be lived. The podcast does a pretty good job of trying though, so I’d give it five stars.
Excellent Witty Charming
In the vein of Dear Hank & John this podcast is intelligent, fun and uplifting. I’m so happy to have this to listen to every week.