This article reports a scientific estimate from a highly regarded source that human impact on the earth’s atmosphere is now 170 time greater than natural forces. This is at a time when geopolitics and international relations are undemining the potential for cooperation to curb this impact now manifested globally. The Trump administration is actively moving towards reversing such cooperation.
It is not likely that the concept of the Anthropocene been added to the new President’s limited vocabulary. SAD! NOT GREAT for the prospects of a sustainable future!!