Earth a billion years before “The Human Age” [author Ackerman]
“Then only spongy colonies of one- celled, blue-green algae blanketed the shallows dining on water and sunlight, and Pumping Torrents of Oxygen–their version of flatuence–into the [air]”
[Keven’s initial caps], p. 1:0.
“As the lectures [schoolwork] and snow squalls ebbed, we students seemed small radiant forms in a vast white madness.” -p. 8.
“For nearly five billion years, life ticked and tocked through An Immensity of Bold Experiments, . . .”
[Keven’s initial caps], p. 1:1.
“. . . which the blue-green algae’s Re-creation of the Planet [with Oxygen] Made Possible.”
[Keven’s initial caps], p.1:1.
The oxygenation of the Earth with algae that eats carbon dioxide, and emits oxygen, should be easy to pioneer (invent) and bio-engineer!