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The Anthropocene Reviewed

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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

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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

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By 呵呵990173 - Jun 02 2020
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I give The Anthropocene Reviewed, five stars.

Beautiful

By JLMiraldi - Jun 01 2020
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The Lascaux Cave painting episode made me feel some feels 😜

iTunes Ratings

6962 Ratings
Average Ratings
6737
153
23
21
28

About this podcast..

By 呵呵990173 - Jun 02 2020
Read more
I give The Anthropocene Reviewed, five stars.

Beautiful

By JLMiraldi - Jun 01 2020
Read more
The Lascaux Cave painting episode made me feel some feels 😜
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The Anthropocene Reviewed

Latest release on Jul 30, 2020

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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

Rank #1: Googling Strangers and Kentucky Bluegrass

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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

Mar 28 2018

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Rank #2: Super Mario Kart and the Bonneville Salt Flats

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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

Apr 26 2018

17mins

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Rank #3: Capacity for Wonder and Sunsets

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John Green reviews humanity’s capacity for wonder and sunsets.

Oct 31 2019

23mins

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Rank #4: Notes App and Sports Rivalries

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John Green reviews the Notes app and the strange phenomenon of sports rivalries.

Nov 27 2019

22mins

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Rank #5: Auld Lang Syne

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John Green reviews Auld Lang Syne in this podcast's first ever one-review episode.

Dec 26 2019

24mins

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Rank #6: Hawaiian Pizza and Viral Meningitis

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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

May 31 2018

20mins

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Rank #7: Prom and the Stanford Marshmallow Experiment

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John Green reviews the teenage celebration known as prom and the Stanford Marshmallow Experiment.

Apr 25 2019

19mins

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Rank #8: Indianapolis and Love at First Sight

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John Green reviews Indianapolis and love at first sight.

Jan 31 2019

22mins

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Rank #9: Air Conditioning and Sycamore Trees

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John Green reviews air conditioning and sycamore trees.

Jul 25 2019

23mins

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Rank #10: Lascaux Paintings and the Taco Bell Breakfast Menu

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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

Jun 28 2018

17mins

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Mortification and Civilization

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John Green reviews mortification and civilization.

Jul 30 2020

27mins

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Seventeen Listener Suggestions, Reviewed

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John Green reviews seventeen--that’s right, seventeen--topics suggested by listeners who emailed him at anthropocenereviewed at gmail dot com. 

Jun 25 2020

22mins

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You'll Never Walk Alone and Jerzy Dudek

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John Green reviews the song You'll Never Walk Alone the performance of a Polish goalkeeper named Jerzy Dudek on May 25th, 2005.

May 28 2020

27mins

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Monopoly and Academic Decathlon

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John Green reviews the board game Monopoly and a high-school nerdfest called the Academic Decathlon.

Apr 30 2020

24mins

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Humanity's Temporal Range

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John Green reviews humanity's temporal range. 

Mar 26 2020

22mins

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Staphylococcus Aureus and the Non-Denial Denial

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John Green reviews a micro-organism, staphylococcus aureus, and a rhetorical device called the non-denial denial.

Feb 27 2020

23mins

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Works of Art by Agnes Martin and Hiroyuki Doi

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John Green reviews two works of visual art—a series of six paintings by Agnes Martin called “With My Back to the World,” and an untitled 2003 ink drawing by Hiroyuki Doi.

Jan 30 2020

21mins

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Auld Lang Syne

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John Green reviews Auld Lang Syne in this podcast's first ever one-review episode.

Dec 26 2019

24mins

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Notes App and Sports Rivalries

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John Green reviews the Notes app and the strange phenomenon of sports rivalries.

Nov 27 2019

22mins

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Capacity for Wonder and Sunsets

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John Green reviews humanity’s capacity for wonder and sunsets.

Oct 31 2019

23mins

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QWERTY Keyboard and the Kauaʻi ʻōʻō

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John Green reviews the QWERTY keyboard layout and a bird species called the Kauaʻi ʻōʻō.

Sep 26 2019

23mins

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Hot Dog Eating Contest and Chemotherapy

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John Green reviews a hot dog eating contest and chemotherapy. 

Aug 29 2019

25mins

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Air Conditioning and Sycamore Trees

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John Green reviews air conditioning and sycamore trees.

Jul 25 2019

23mins

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Gray Aliens and Rock Paper Scissors

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John Green reviews Rock, Paper, Scissors and the little gray aliens that humans began imagining—or possibly seeing—in the early 20th century.

Jun 27 2019

22mins

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Scratch ‘n’ Sniff Stickers and the Indianapolis 500

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John Green reviews two sensorial wonders: scratch ‘n’ sniff stickers and the Indianapolis 500.

May 30 2019

22mins

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Prom and the Stanford Marshmallow Experiment

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John Green reviews the teenage celebration known as prom and the Stanford Marshmallow Experiment.

Apr 25 2019

19mins

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The Hall of Presidents and New Partner

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John Green reviews the Hall of Presidents and the song "New Partner" by Palace Music. 

Mar 28 2019

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Velociraptors and Harvey

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John Green reviews velociraptors and the 1950 film Harvey.

Feb 28 2019

20mins

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Indianapolis and Love at First Sight

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John Green reviews Indianapolis and love at first sight.

Jan 31 2019

22mins

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Teddy Bears and Penalty Shootouts

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John Green reviews teddy bears and penalty shootouts.

Dec 27 2018

24mins

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iTunes Ratings

6962 Ratings
Average Ratings
6737
153
23
21
28

About this podcast..

By 呵呵990173 - Jun 02 2020
Read more
I give The Anthropocene Reviewed, five stars.

Beautiful

By JLMiraldi - Jun 01 2020
Read more
The Lascaux Cave painting episode made me feel some feels 😜