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Join Gaia Vince for an adventure into the planet we made, as she talks about her award-winning book Adventures in the Anthropocene

The first female winner of the Royal Society’s book prize, Gaia Vince’s ambitious journey charts humanity's changes on our living planet. By transforming our relationship with the natural world humans have beckoned a new a geological age, the Anthropocene. Join Gaia as she talks to broadcaster Adam Rutherford about the stories and people that make up these earth-shifting times.

This event is part of a series of Royal Society events taking place at the 2016 Hay Festival of Literature and the Arts.

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