I'm a Professor of Palaeobiology at the University of Leicester. I am interested in three broad research themes: Understanding the rate and degree of current environmental change from a geological context; Utilising Pliocene climate as a scenario for late 21st century climate and global warming on Earth; Understanding interactions between the biosphere and the evolution of the Earth System.
Anthropocene: Human-Made Materials Now Weigh As Much As All Living Biomass, Say Scientists
Our deficiencies have always driven us, even among our distant ancestors, back in the last Ice Age. Having…