Jan Zalasiewicz is geologist, paleontologist, and stratigrapher. He is Emeritus Professor of Palaeobiology at the University of Leicester and a member of the Anthropocene Working Group. He has taught on and researched geology and earth history, in particular on fossil ecosystems and environments that span over half a billion years of geological time. He most recently published The Cosmic Oasis: The Remarkable Story of Earth’s Biosphere (2022).
As of September 2022
Where is the Planetary?
Presentations and Conversations
Oct 14, 2022
Anthropocene Working Group. A Scientific Forum
Public Forum, Q&A
May 20, 2022
May 19, 2022
Oct 18, 2014
Human Impacts and Their Consequences
Oct 17, 2014
Storytelling in the Anthropocene
Jan 13, 2013
Narratives and discussion
Jan 11, 2013
Is the Anthropocene… Cosmology?
Jan 10, 2013