21.2.12 New website for the INQUA Startigraphy and Geochronology Commission (SACCOM) : www.inqua-saccom.org
Now published (1 February 2011) -The Anthropocene: a new epoch of geological time? heme Issue 'The Anthropocene: a new epoch of geological time?' compiled and edited by Mark Williams, Jan Zalasiewicz, Alan Haywood and Mike Ellis. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A369, 835-1112.
Report of the International Commission on Stratigraphy meeting in Prague, 31.5.10 - 3.6.10 by Professor Martin Head (SQS representative).
New Earth Epoch Has Begun, Scientists Say - article on National Geographic.com about the Anthropocene published 6.4.10.
The British Royal Mail Post Office stamps celebrating the 350th anniversary of the Royal Society includes a design including the image of Nick Shackleton.