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Brook, Barry W., Erle C. Ellis, Michael P. Perring, Anson W. Mackay, and Linus Blomqvist. 2013. "Does the terrestrial biosphere have planetary tipping points?" Trends in Ecology & Evolution 28 February. [PDF]

Canfield, Donald E., Alexander N. Glazer, and Paul G. Falkowski. 2010. "The Evolution and Future of Earth’s Nitrogen Cycle." Science 330(6001):192-196. [abstract] [PDF]

Crépin, Anne-Sophie and Carl Folke. 2015. "The Economy, the Biosphere and Planetary Boundaries: Towards Biosphere Economics." International Review of Environmental and Resource Economics 8(1):57-100.

Day, John W., Matthew Moerschbaecher, David Pimentel, Charles Hall, and Alejandro Yáñez-Arancibia. 2014. "Sustainability and place: How emerging mega-trends of the 21st century will affect humans and nature at the landscape level." Ecological Engineering 65: 33-48. [PDF

Duce, R.A., J. LaRoche, K. Altieri, K.R. Arrigo, A.R. Baker, D.G. Capone, S. Cornell, F. Dentener, J. Galloway, R.S. Ganeshram, R.J. Geider, T. Jickells, M.M. Kuypers, R. Langlois, P.S. Liss, S.M. Liu, J.J. Middelburg, C.M. Moore, S. Nickovic, A. Oschlies, T. Pedersen, J. Prospero, R. Schlitzer, S. Seitzinger, L.L. Sorensen, M. Uematsu, O. Ulloa, M. Voss, B. Ward, and L. Zamora. 2008. "Impacts of Atmospheric Anthropogenic Nitrogen on the Open Ocean." Science 16 May:893-897. [abstract]  [PDF]  [news story in Science Daily]

Ecological Society of America. 2011. Coupled Biogeochemical Cycles. Special issue of Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment Vol 9, #1. Ecological Society of America. [Editorial introduction by F. Stuart Chapin, Mary E. Power, and Jonathan J. Cole.]  [news summary in ScienceDaily]

Ellis, Erle C. 2011. "Anthropogenic Transformation of the Terrestrial Biosphere." Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 369(1938):1010-1035. [related article by E. Ellis et al. in Global Ecology & Biogeography (PDF)]

Ellis, Erle C., Kees Klein Goldewijk, Stefan Siebert, Deborah Lightman, and Navin Ramankutty. 2010. "Anthropogenic Transformation of the Biomes, 1700 to 2000." Global Ecology and Biogeography 19:589-606. [PDF] [related video] [related paper by Ellis]

Foley, Jonathan A., Chad Monfreda, Navin Ramankutty, and David Zaks. 2007. "Our Share of the Planetary Pie." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104(31):12585-12586.

Foley, Jonathan A., Gretchen C. Daily, Robert Howarth, David A. Vaccari, Adele C. Morris, Eric F. Lambin, Scott C. Doney, Peter H. Gleick, and David W. Fahey . 2010. "Boundaries for a Healthy Planet." Scientific American April.  [introduction]  [related article in Nature]  [related article in Ecology & Society]  [news story in Science Daily] [related video]

Foley, Jonathan A., Ruth DeFries, Gregory P. Asner, Carol Barford, Gordon Bonan, Stephen R. Carpenter, F. Stuart Chapin, Michael T. Coe, Gretchen C. Daily, Holly K. Gibbs, Joseph H. Helkowski, Tracy Holloway, Erica A. Howard, Christopher J. Kucharik, Chad Monfreda, Jonathan A. Patz, I. Colin Prentice, Navin Ramankutty, and Peter K. Snyder. 2005. "Global Consequences of Land Use." Science 309(5734):570-574. [abstract] [PDF] [related article] [TED video]

Galloway, James N., Alan R. Townsend, Jan Willem Erisman, Mateete Bekunda, Zucong Cai, John R. Freney, Luiz A. Martinelli, Sybil P. Seitzinger, and Mark A. Sutton. 2008. "Transformation of the Nitrogen Cycle: Recent Trends, Questions, and Potential Solutions." Science 16 May:889-892. [abstract]  [news story in Science Daily]

Garnett, Trevor and Arwen Cross. 2012. "Agriculture’s hunger for nitrogen oversteps planetary boundaries." The Conversation 5 November.

Griggs, David, Mark Stafford-Smith, Owen Gaffney, Johan Rockström, Marcus C. Öhman, Priya Shyamsundar, Will Steffen, Gisbert Glaser, Norichika Kanie, and Ian Noble. 2013. "Sustainable development goals for people and planet. Planetary stability must be integrated with United Nations targets to fight poverty and secure human well-being." Nature 495:305-307. [PDF] [supplementary materials (PDF)]

Leach, Melissa, Johan Rockström, Paul Raskin, Ian Scoones,  Andy C. Stirling, Adrian Smith, John Thompson, Erik Millstone, Adrian Ely, Elisa Arond, Carl Folke, and Per Olsson. 2012. "Transforming Innovation for Sustainability." Ecology and Society 17(2):11. [PDF] [related article (PDF)

Lovejoy, Thomas. 2012. "The Greatest Challenge of Our Species." The New York Times 5 April. 

Lubchenco, Jane. 1998. "Entering the Century of the Environment: A New Social Contract for Science." Science 279(5350):491-497.

MacDonald, Graham K., Elena M. Bennett, Philip A. Potter, and Navin Ramankutty. 2011. "Agronomic Phosphorus Imbalances across the World’s Croplands." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108)7):3086-3091.  

Mace, Georgina M., Belinda Reyers, Rob Alkemade, Reinette Biggs, F. Stuart Chapin III, Sarah E. Cornell, Sandra Díaz, Simon Jennings, Paul Leadley, Peter J. Mumby, Andy Purvis, Robert J. Scholes, Alistair W.R. Seddon, Martin Solan, Will Steffen, and Guy Woodward. 2014. "Approaches to defining a planetary boundary for biodiversity." Global Environmental Change 28:289-297. 

Matson, Pamela A., W.J. Parton, A.G. Power, and M.J. Swift. 1997. "Agricultural Intensification and Ecosystem Properties." Science 277(5325):504-509. [PDF]

Morello, Lauren. 2012. "Is Earth Nearing an Environmental 'Tipping Point'? Humanity may be pushing the planet toward sudden, irreversible ecological changes." Scientific American 7 June. 

Nadeau, Robert L. 2008. "Brother, Can You Spare Me a Planet?" Scientific American April.

O'Riordan, Timothy J. 2012. "On Social Sustainability in a World of Limits Facing Prolonged Austerity." Sustainability: Science, Practice, & Policy 8(1). [PDF

Perrings, Charles, S. Naeem, F. Ahrestani, D.E. Bunker, P. Burkill, G. Canziani, T. Elmqvist, R. Ferrati, J. Fuhrman, F. Jaksic, Z. Kawabata, A. Kinzig, G.M. Mace, F. Milano, H. Mooney, A.-H. Prieur-Richard, J. Tschirhart, W. Weisser. 2010. "Ecosystem Services for 2020." Science 330:323-324. [PFD]  

Raworth, Kate. 2012. "Can we live inside the doughnut? Why the world needs planetary and social boundaries." Oxfam.org. 

Rockström, Johan and Mattias Klum. 2012. The Human Quest: Prospering within Planetary Boundaries. Princeton University Press, Princeton. [review] [trailer video] [Rockström video from Ted Talks

Rockström, Johan, Will Steffen, Kevin Noone, Åsa Persson, F. Stuart Chapin, III, Eric F. Lambin, Timothy M. Lenton, Marten Scheffer, Carl Folke, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Björn Nykvist, Cynthia A. de Wit, Terry Hughes, Sander van der Leeuw, Henning Rodhe, Sverker Sörlin, Peter K. Snyder, Robert Costanza, Uno Svedin, Malin Falkenmark, Louise Karlberg, Robert W. Corell, Victoria J. Fabry, James Hansen, Brian Walker, Diana Liverman, Katherine Richardson, Paul Crutzen, and Jonathan A. Foley. 2009. "A Safe Operating Space for Humanity." Nature 461(24 September):472-475. [PDF] [related article in Scientific American] [related article in Ecology and Society] [news article] [related website] [Rockström video on Ted Talks]

Rockström, Johan, Will Steffen, Kevin Noone, Åsa Persson, F. Stuart Chapin, III, Eric F. Lambin, Timothy M. Lenton, Marten Scheffer, Carl Folke, Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Björn Nykvist, Cynthia A. de Wit, Terry Hughes, Sander van der Leeuw, Henning Rodhe, Sverker Sörlin, Peter K. Snyder, Robert Costanza, Uno Svedin, Malin Falkenmark, Louise Karlberg, Robert W. Corell, Victoria J. Fabry, James Hansen, Brian Walker, Diana Liverman, Katherine Richardson, Paul Crutzen, And Jonathan A. Foley. 2009b. "Planetary Boundaries: Exploring the Safe Operating Space for Humanity." Ecology and Society 14(2):Article 32. [supplementary information] [related article in Scientific American] [related article in Nature] [related website] [Rockström video from Ted Talks

Rosenzweig, Cynthia, David Karoly, Marta Vicarelli, Peter Neofotis, Qigang Wu, Gino Casassa, Annette Menzel, Terry L. Root, Nicole Estrella, Bernard Seguin, Piotr Tryjanowski, Chunzhen Liu, Samuel Rawlins, and Anton Imeson. 2008. "Attributing Physical and Biological Impacts to Anthropogenic Climate Change." Nature 453:353-357. [news article]

Running, Steven W. 2012. "A Measurable Planetary Boundary for the Biosphere." Science 337(6101):1458-1459. [news story] [comment by Erb et al.] [response by Running

Sachs, Jeffrey D. 2009. "Can We Feed and Save the Planet? Challenges of Population Control and Food Production Need to Be Tackled in Tandem." Scientific American December. [related video]

Sanderson, Eric W., Malanding Jaiteh, Marc A. Levy, Kent H. Redford, Antoinette V. Wannebo, and Gillian Woolmer. 2002. "The Human Footprint and the Last of the Wild." BioScience 52(10):891-904. [PDF] [related website]

Schlesinger, William H. 2006. "Global Change Ecology." Trends in Ecology and Evolution 21(6):348-351. [PDF]

Steffen, W., K. Richardson, J. Rockström, S. Cornell, I. Fetzer, E.M. Bennett., R. Biggs, S.R. Carpenter, W. de Vries, C.A. de Wit, C. Folke, D. Gerten, J. Heinke, G.M. Mace, L.M. Persson, V. Ramanathan, B. Reyers, and S. Sörlin. 2015. "Planetary Boundaries: Guiding human development on a changing planet." Science 347(6223):10.1126/science.1259855.

Steffen, Will, Åsa Persson, Lisa Deutsch, Jan Zalasiewicz, Mark Williams, Katherine Richardson, Carole Crumley, Paul Crutzen, Carl Folke, Line Gordon, Mario Molina, Veerabhadran Ramanathan, Johan Rockström, Marten Scheffer, Hans Schellnhuber, and Uno Svedin. 2011. "The Anthropocene: From Global Change to Planetary Stewardship." Ambio 12 October. [PDF]

Vitousek, Peter M., H.A. Mooney, Jane Lubchenco, and J.M. Melillo. 1997. "Human Domination of Earth's Ecosystems." Science 277(5325):494-499. [PDF]

Vitousek, Peter M., Paul R. Ehrlich, Anne H. Ehrlich, and Pamela A. Matson. 1986. "Human Appropriation of the Products of Photosynthesis." BioScience 36(6):368-373. [PDF]

Westley, Frances, Per Olsson, Carl Folke, Thomas Homer-Dixon, Harrie Vredenburg, Derk Loorbach, John Thompson, Måns Nilsson, Eric Lambin, Jan Sendzimir, Banny Banerjee, Victor Galaz, and Sander van der Leeuw. 2011. "Tipping Toward Sustainability: Emerging Pathways of Transformation." Ambio 40:762-780. [PDF

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