What Would Happen if Humans Were Gone, Illustrated by The Last of Us

"Say a Homo sapiens-specific virus – natural or diabolically nano-engineered – picks us off but leaves everything else intact. How would the rest of nature respond if it were suddenly relieved of the relentless pressures we heap on it and our fellow organisms?" The World Without Us, Alan Weisman. » 12/02/14 7:20am 12/02/14 7:20am