Life on Earth Has Suffered Five Known Mass Extinction Events. Has Mankind Triggered the Sixth?
7 May 2015 // 9:05 PM
Elizabeth Kolbert's warm, engaging clarity and use of anecdotes amid the data humanises her argument without softening the science of The Sixth Extinction.
Is Humankind the New Planet and Species-Destroying Asteroid?
20 Mar 2014 // 8:45 PM
After fighting so long as a Cassandra of the coming ecological catastrophe, Elizabeth Kolbert's latest, The Sixth Extinction, embraces the long view of disaster.