The giant human footprint stamped across the world in 2020 is greater than the impact on the planet of all other living things, research suggests.
- Sandra Laville
- The Guardian
The amount of plastic alone is greater in mass than all land animals and marine creatures combined, the study estimates.
While human beings might believe in “the immensity of the globe and the seeming infinity of the natural world”, the researchers say they wanted to provide an objective and rigorous measure of the…