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Originals: http://tinyurl.com/3eocl3l Dr. Albert A. Bartlett from the University of Colorado in Boulder gives a simple, and fully comprehensive lecture on the most important issues facing humans today and demonstrates that “the greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function.”
For most of us, when we are born, our birth is registered, and so are many other important events during our lives. Whether we get married, have children, move to a new place, find a job or go to school, the changes in our lives are recorded. So why do we need to register, count […]
David Suzuki speaks about world populations and how growth, is ultimately suicidal.
EARTH – 100 years later from now – documentary This is video is created in accordance with US laws. To subscribe http://goo.gl/Mdr0i8 Follow me on G+ : https://plus.google.com/+FabianBeeShocK Like us on FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Beeshock/815466901858354 The problems addressed in this documentary include current climate change, overpopulation, and misuse of energy resources. It’s an idea that most of […]
This movie deals with a serious problem for the future of the world . is there any hope?
If the population of the world was only 100 people, what would society look like? Produced and Written by Gabriel Reilich ; Animation by Jake Infusino http://jakemotion.com Data Sources: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ & http://www.100people.org/ & Gender: https://www.cia.gov/library/publicati… Geography: http://www.census.gov/popclock/ + Africa: http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Asia: http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… America: (North and South) http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Europe: http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Oceania (not included): http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Age: https://www.cia.gov/library/publicati… […]
Latter part of the talk. Full speech can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fK0rXRmC4DQ Text version: https://populationmatters.org/documents/rsa_attenborough.pdf
Where rising prices and food shortages were once temporary, driven by unusual weather, and fixed by countries like the US who could serve as a global buffer, the problem may now become unstoppable. Population growth, rising consumption, decreasing water supplies, and deteriorating soil are all part of the geopolitics of food. Lester Brown, president of […]
http://www.weforum.org/ Important summary of the global food crisis from World Economic Forum.
Watch human population grow from 1 CE to present and see projected growth in under six minutes. One dot = 1 million people. © Population Connection, 2015.