Holocene epoch

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Holocene epoch

or

Recent epoch

that part of GEOLOGICAL TIME which has elapsed since the last ice age ended; the last 10,000 years of the QUATERNARY PERIOD.
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And so he ate his light dinner on the sidewalk looking out on Unter den Linden, and what he explained was how to become a hero in the first uncertain, uneven years of the Anthropocene Epoch.
Innovations in environmental sustainability law will certainly evolve as humans learn to adapt to the conditions found in the Anthropocene epoch.
We have entered the Anthropocene epoch, the Age of Humans (page 30), and our report card is not good.