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Overpopulation: A Growing Problem (Infographic)

Population

Astronaut Requirements - Selection and Preparation of the Astronauts - Mars One

Qualifications<p>Mars One will conduct a global search to find the best candidates for the first human mission to Mars. The combined skill set of each …

More than 78,000 people apply to move to Mars FOREVER

• Over 78,000 people have already applied for Mars One project<br>• Final choice will by made by viewers of a reality TV show<br>• It aims to establish a colony on …

Most Trash Produced

© AP Photo/Mark Humphrey<p>1. United States<p>Annual waste produced: 236 million tons<p>The record holder for most garbage holds tightly to its title. The only good news is that the increased rate of recycling over the past few years moved from 29% in 1990 to over 55% in 2003, and that came to 72 million …

Recycling

Countries Compared by Environment

COUNTRY<p>AMOUNT<p>GRAPH<p>1<p>560 kgs per person per year<p>2<p>530 kgs per person per year<p>3<p>480 kgs per person per year<p>4<p>460 kgs per person per year<p>=5<p>450 kgs per …

Let's Put Everybody into Texas

Let's Put Everybody into Texas<p>© Eric R. Pianka<p><i>"Land, they aren't making any more of it" -- Will Rogers</i><p>Humans cannot live without food and water. One …

If the world's population lived in one city...

<i>Update: Many commenters on this site and others have suggested these maps show the world has plenty of space for billions more people. But take a</i> …

Concern about overpopulation is a red herring; consumption's the problem

Population stability or decline is not an environmental panacea if it is accompanied by continued growth in consumption<p>More than half the world's population now lives in countries where the fertility rate – the average number of babies born per woman – is below the replacement level (around …

How many? All about numbers!

Blackjack is one of the oldest and best loved of all casino games. It is little surprise given that players can actually influence the outcome of the …

Overpopulation Causes

Causes of Human Overpopulation<p>Navigation<p>"Solving the population problem is not going to solve the problems of racism… of sexism… of religious …

Geography

China relaxes 1-child policy at 1.6 babies/women! Without any policy Taiwan still dropped to 1.0 baby/women. http://t.co/Ff6yHq0RML

Teaching the census and population: news and resources round up

To tie in with the release of the 2011 census data, here's a selection of infographics, video and teaching resources about population growth and related issues<p>We've been adopting our finest sardine-like stances, as it begins to feel even more cramped than usual in London now that thousands of …

Population pyramids

Human Population Growth - Crash Course Ecology #3

Is population growth out of control?

<b>The respected broadcaster and naturalist, Sir David Attenborough, told the BBC recently that population growth was "out of control" - but one expert says the number of people on the planet could peak in 40 years. Who should we believe?</b><p>"The world's population is increasing out of control," Sir David …

Geography

Infographic: How Much Food Nearly 7 Billion People Waste

Launch Infographic<p>Inspired by a recent <i>Wall Street Journal</i> article written by Anna Lappe and Danielle Nierenberg, Sustainable America has created this …

Sustainability

The Biggest Threat to the Earth? We Have Too Many Kids

Today is Earth Day. For 45 years, the secular holiday has brought people—along with their ideas and enthusiasm—together to confront the world's …

7 Billion: How Did We Get So Big So Fast? | SKUNK BEAR

Demographics

China's one-child policy creates massive gender imbalance

Gender

Cities Should Ban Cheating Diesel Cars Until They're Fixed

<b>It could be left to cities to force Volkswagen, its subsidiaries, and car dealers to fix the emissions of the 11+ million diesel cars fitted with</b> …

Automotive Industry

Wind & Solar….Not More than “Novelty Energy”!

The death of the wind industry didn’t come about because BIG Coal felt ‘threatened‘ and set out in some kind of John Grisham conspiracy to wreck it …

Too many excuses, says Inniss

Added by Marlon Madden on March 12, 2016.<br>Saved under Local News<p>Outspoken Government Minister Donville Inniss is calling for a full review of the …

Lack of snow at Alaska dogsled race highlights global warming threat

PHILADELPHIA // The Iditarod dogsled race, which runs over 10 days every March in Alaska, is facing an unusual problem: not enough fresh snow.<p>Before …

Government minister pledges to look at the issue of bass fishing

A GOVERNMENT minister has pledged to revisit the issue of EU bass fishing restrictions, but has called on MPs to be patient, after they raised …

Fishing

Bottom fishing to be limited at popular hole offshore Charleston

Part of the bottom of the fabled Georgetown Hole will be closed to fishing by 2017, if not sooner.<p>The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council …

Want to end illegal fishing? Make all ships trackable, say researchers

The problem, according to Douglas McCauley, lead author of the <i>Science</i> paper, is that fishing vessels often don’t carry AIS devices, and that …

Hunting Matters: Harvest or Kill? Considering Our Choice of Language in Hunting Stories

<b>Are you a “killer” or a “harvester?” On this second installment of our Hunting Matter series, we delve into the semantics of hunting lingo. It’s</b> …

Yukon Territory

How Long Will Your Emergency Food Stash Last Your Family?

Since I don’t know you, or your situation, I certainly won’t presume to recommend a “one-size-fits-all” plan for your family’s food security. But in …