The 2012 election demonstrated what many people could have guessed: rural states voted for Romney while densely populated states voted for Obama. Many have offered explanations - everything from th
Lester Brown says grain harvests are already shrinking as US, India and China come close to 'peak water'
Understanding the Exponential Growth Curve - World Population Balance
The world population is projected to soar from 7.2 billion today to 8.1 billion in 2025, so you can stop worrying about a shortage of babies.
Are you concerned about overpopulation? If you live in a city, or Asia, it is easy to feel justified. But strictly speaking, the Earth has plenty of land, air, food and water for billions more. The limit is energy and the true crisis is poverty. Billions live in a world of destitution brought about by state-augmented...
China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Japan and Taiwan are among the many countries fighting for fishing rights in the South and East China Seas-but at the rate fish stock is being killed by pollution and over-fishing, there won't be much left for the victors anyway.
In the early 1980s, I was a member of a team of nutritionists who analysed bush food samples sent by "The Bush Tucker Man" (Major Les Hiddins) from northern Australia to the Defence Nutrition laboratory
IIASA Population Projection Results
It's a huge number. But it's not what you think.
Possible global population collapse, decline in Europe unavoidable.
Giulio Meotti writes in The Wall Street Journal Europe that Italy, which has one of the world's lowest fertility rates, is committing demographic suicide.
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Now, nothing speaks to me like data. I'm a numbers person myself. So I appreciated the many graphs and long term data series Grantham's argument are based on.
He also offered a startlingly depressing outlook for the future of humanity.
The entire world population of seven billion people visualized on a single web page, one by one
How many people are there in the world? World population has reached 7.5 billion. World population live counter with data sheets, graphs, maps, and census data regarding the current, historical, and future world population figures, estimates, growth rates, densities and demographics
The old assumptions about world population trends need to be rethought. One thing is clear, in the next century the world is in for some rapid downsizing.