A practical solution: the Anthropocene is a geological event, not a formal epoch

  title={A practical solution: the Anthropocene is a geological event, not a formal epoch},
  author={Philip L. Gibbard and Andrew M. Bauer and Matt Edgeworth and William F. Ruddiman and Jacquelyn L. Gill and Dorothy J. Merritts and Stanley C. Finney and Lucy E. Edwards and Michael Walker and Mark M. Maslin and Erle C. Ellis},
1 Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 1ER, UK 2 Department of Anthropology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA; *Corresponding author, E-mail: ambauer@stanford.edu 3 School of Archaeology and Ancient History, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK 4 Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA 5 Climate Change Institute and School of Biology and Ecology, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469… 

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