The Anthropocene Reviewed

The Anthropocene Reviewed

www.wnycstudios.org/shows/anthropocene-reviewed
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)
10: Tetris and the Seed Potatoes of Leningrad
Nov 15 • 22 min
John Green reviews the video game Tetris and the seed potatoes of Leningrad.
A Word From John
Nov 8 • 5 min
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)…
9: Pennies and Piggly Wiggly
Oct 25 • 21 min
John Green reviews an ostensible form of currency and a grocery store chain.
8: Whispering and the Weather
Sep 27 • 19 min
John Green reviews an unvoiced way of speaking and the state of the atmosphere. Thanks to Brilliant for sponsoring this episode: brilliant.org/anthro
7: The Yips and CNN
Aug 30 • 20 min
John Green reviews a sporting malady known as the yips and the 24-hour news network, CNN. Thanks to Skillshare for sponsoring this episode: skillshare.com/anthro When I First Went to Sea by Katie Else: https://www.katieelse.com/music
6: Lascaux Paintings and the Taco Bell Breakfast Menu
Jun 28 • 17 min
John Green reviews a 17,000-year-old painting and the Taco Bell breakfast menu. Thanks to Simple Contacts for sponsoring this episode: simplecontacts.com/anthro
5: Hawaiian Pizza and Viral Meningitis
May 31 • 20 min
John Green reviews a pineapple and ham yeasted flatbread and an inflammation of the membrane that covers the brain and spinal cord. Thanks to Dashlane for sponsoring this episode: https://www.dashlane.com/anthro
4: Super Mario Kart and the Bonneville Salt Flats
Apr 26 • 17 min
John Green reviews a kart racing video game series and a vast expanse of salt-encrusted earth located in the desert of northwestern Utah. Thanks to Backblaze for sponsoring this episode: http://backblaze.com/anthro
3: Googling Strangers and Kentucky Bluegrass
Mar 28 • 18 min
John Green reviews a plant species with no relationship to Kentucky and the contemporary practice of searching for the lives of people you don’t know. Thanks to this episode’s sponsors. Audible: audible.com/anthro Casper: casper.com/anthro
2: Halley’s Comet and Cholera
Feb 21 • 18 min
John Green reviews Halley’s Comet, a celestial body visible from Earth once in a lifetime, and cholera, an infection caused by bacteria and people. Thanks to audible for sponsoring today’s episode: http://audible.com/anthro
1: Canada Geese and Diet Dr Pepper
Jan 29 • 16 min
John Green reviews Canada Geese (a bird species that was not too long ago on the brink of extinction) and Diet Dr Pepper (a zero-calorie soda popularized by a man named Foots). Thanks to Audible for sponsoring today’s episode. http://audible.com/anthro