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) reviews different facets of the human-centered planet on a five-star scale. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin. © WNYC Studios
Icelandic Hot Dog Stand and Signing Your Name 250,000 Times
John Green reviews an Icelandic hot dog stand and the act of signing your name 250,000 times in a four-month period.
Penguins of Madagascar and the Smallpox Vaccine
John Green reviews the opening scene of the movie Penguins of Madagascar and the smallpox vaccine. The Anthropocene Reviewed book will be released on May 18, 2021 and is available for preorder now. Tour details in show notes!
John Green reviews historical outbreaks of bubonic and pneumonic plague.
The Anthropocene Reviewed book will be released on May 18, 2021 and is available for preorder now.
The Anthropocene Reviewed, Reviewed
John Green reviews the podcast The Anthropocene Reviewed.
Mortification and Civilization
John Green reviews mortification and civilization.
Seventeen Listener Suggestions, Reviewed
John Green reviews seventeen--that’s right, seventeen--topics suggested by listeners who emailed him at anthropocenereviewed at gmail dot com.
Nigh on perfect
Never written a review before but compelled to do so for the Anthropocene Reviewed. It’s wonderfully informative, beautifully constructed, hugely quirky. The soothing tone of John’s voice and the measured delivery of his own writing puts this world of wrongs to right. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The highest quality
Thank you, it’s a wonderful piece of work. Hoping you return to us soon.
After the plague episode
I found the episode moving, I look forward to when new ones resume.