The Anthropocene in the Solar System


  • Alice Claire Gorman Flinders University



anthropocene, orbital debris, space archaeology, space junk, satellites, International Geophysical Year


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Author Biography

Alice Claire Gorman, Flinders University

Dr Alice Gorman is an internationally recognised leader in the emerging field of space archaeology. She is a lecturer in the Department of Archaeology at Flinders University, a faculty member of the International Space University's Southern Hemisphere Space Program, and an Adjunct Fellow at the Australian National University's Mt Stromlo Observatory. Her research on space exploration has been featured in National Geographic, the Monocle, and Archaeology magazine. She tweets as @drspacejunk.


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How to Cite

Gorman, A. C. (2014). The Anthropocene in the Solar System. Journal of Contemporary Archaeology, 1(1), 87–91.



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