Tag Archive for 'human population'

Worldwide equal rights for women required to avoid society’s collapse

January 13th, 2013 by Stanford University

Throughout history, every great human civilization has experienced a significant crisis. And although the outcomes of these crises have varied from total eradication (the Classic Maya) to depression and eventual recovery (China), each collapse has been regional in scale. Now, a variety of problems have combined to move the global civilization toward a collapse. The […]

An additional one billion people can be fed with current resources if food losses are halved

October 10th, 2012 by Aalto University

More efficient use of the food production chain and a decrease in the amount of food losses will dramatically help maintain the Earth’s natural resources and improve people’s lives. Aalto University researchers have calculated how many people could be fed by reducing food losses. They have published their research in the paper ‘Lost food, wasted […]

World Population Day takes place on 11 July

February 7th, 2011 by Events

World Population Day takes place on 11 July 2011. For more information please visit the United Nations website. The human population on Earth is currently increasing by the population of Guernsey every six hours and 53 minutes. Poodwaddle.com