We have already exceeded the Earth's "carrying capacity"

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About six months ago, the United Nations Environment Programme's fourth Global Environmental Outlook Report (GEO-4) concluded that we humans presently require 22 acres per person to support our global average lifestyle -- but, the report said, Earth has only 15 acres per person available. Human activity is putting such strain on the natural functions of Earth that the future is no longer sustainable.

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The binary question is, can you live on less, or w... by John Sanchez Jr. on Friday, Apr 18, 2008 at 6:11:04 PM
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of overpopulation, but that is not the same as adv... by Laudyms on Saturday, Apr 19, 2008 at 1:54:39 PM
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