May 03, 2018 · But Malthus was just the first of many writers to warn of a "population bomb," to use the title of a similarly pessimistic 1968 book, that was coming any day now. Just you wait!
Jul 14, 2014 · When a city has too many people, the resources become stretched and access to them becomes limited. Most of this over-population is occurring in the developing world. Of the 28 biggest cities, only six are in the developed world. Here are the 10 most overpopulated cities in the world: 10. Guangzhou, China
Jun 08, 2011 · It's very many LGBT people, certainly me as a young person who was closeted, we would look around a room of, say, 50 people and think, oh, there must be four other people like me in this room. And ...
Jan 29, 2016 · In too many places, people are without work, and the jobs that are available to them do not offer an escape from poverty. Poverty is one of the root causes for slavery and human trafficking. Situations of desperation are created when families and parents struggle to put food on the table, access health care, or afford school fees to educate ...
TED Talk Subtitles and Transcript: In an engaging and personal talk -- with cameo appearances from his grandmother and Rosa Parks -- human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson shares some hard truths about America's justice system, starting with a massive imbalance along racial lines: a third of the country's black male population has been incarcerated at some point in their lives.
Sep 17, 2018 · One of the most famous examples of a species with stabilizing selection is humans. If the birth weight of a human is too low, it will have difficulty surviving after birth. On the other hand, a baby weighing too much would create complications for both the mother and the child. In these scenarios, the middle ranges are the optimal birth rate.
Jul 27, 2018 · The bottom line is that we have too many people consuming too much of the land and sea and the earth’s resources. #1 Overhunting or overharvesting This has been the fate of most large animals, slow animals and tasty animals when humans have migrated to a previously uninhabited area.
WASHINGTON—Saying there’s no way around it at this point, a coalition of scientists announced Thursday that one-third of the world population must die to prevent wide-scale depletion of the planet’s resources—and that humankind needs to figure out immediately how it wants to go about killing off more than 2 billion members of its species.