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When will Paul Ehrlich’s food riots be starting?

"Although the size and wealth of the human population has shot up…"—Jesse H. Ausubel. buff.ly/1Gz5vb8 http://t.co/ZvnnhV9aXH
HumanProgress.org (@humanprogress) April 30, 2015

Despite a recent uptick, food prices have been declining for over a century, says @

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Environmental Economics

It’s the Bomb! … March 30, 2015

How does one stop the unstoppable? Worse than a leaky ceiling, how Do you stop something that has the mind to thwart you?

I have contemplated this before: The unstoppable juggernaut that is… 530 more words


The Future is Fine

I reviewed a book last week, and when I was done, asked the author if I could get a guest post from him elaborating on some of the concepts in the book. 681 more words


How Agricultural Science Struggled to Defuse the Population Bomb

Another talk! So many talks recently… But this time I was back with the welcoming home crowd at the University of Leeds, finally presenting on my PhD thesis! 917 more words

Environmental History

Population control critical to climate solution: Paul Ehrlich

Ecologist Paul Ehrlich shocked the world in 1968 with publication of ‘The Population Bomb,’ co-written with wife, biologist Anne Ehrlich. 46 years later, he says main thing he got wrong was impact that doubling of world population to 7.2 billion would have on global climate system. 87 more words

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