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PhBP Po10BP

The current epoch. The age of modern man. The current interglacial of the Quaternary Glaciation.

Holocene Epoch Web Pages[]

Classification[]

  • Quaternary Period (2.58-0.00 MYA) - The current Period. The age of humans. This time is the "current ice age", the Quaternary Glaciation.
    • Holocene Epoch (11.7-0 TYA) - The current epoch. The age of modern man. The current interglacial of the Quaternary Glaciation.
      • The current age. Occurred after a two century long desert that forced agricultural civilizations to migrate towards major river centers.[[]] (-) - 
      • Middle age of the Holocene. Characterized by cooling temperatures following the 8.2 Kiloyear event.[[]] (-) - 
      • The first age of the Holocene. Occurred after the end of the last ice age.[[]] (-) - 

Holocene Epoch In the News[]

Humans, Not Climate, Caused Large Mammal Extionctions (2014)[]

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