Resources

On Human Nature

“Human nature is seriously flawed. We must learn to control our deep-seated instincts. Without fundamental change in […]

Food security requires a new revolution

In their 2015 article, Paul R. Ehrlich and John Harte reflect on the challenge of feeding the […]

These JeffCo Students Are Learning About Climate Change By Taking On ‘The Sixth Extinction’

Jenny Brundin with Colorado Public Radio reports on a high school class’s exploration of climate change, rapid […]

Of Population and Pollution –A Global Warming Primer

One Man’s Thoughts on What We Need to Do to Prevent Human Extinction from Overpopulation and Global […]

Population, Resources, and the Faith-Based Economy: the Situation in 2016

How has the population-resource-environment situation changed since the publishing of The Population Bomb in 1968? Paul and Anne […]

Avoiding collapse: Grand challenges for science and society to solve by 2050

Anthony D. Barnosky, Paul R. Ehrlich and Elizabeth A. Hadly in presenting the challenging, intertwined problems facing […]

Surviving the 21st Century: Humanity’s Ten Great Challenges and How We Can Overcome Them

The book explores the central question facing humanity today: how can we best survive the ten great […]

The Madness Of Humanity Part 2: Planetary Predation

In the second in a series of essays concerning our collective future, Marcelo Gleiser reflects on Earth […]

When is a population collapse a collapse?

A Bayesian approach for characterizing uncertainty in declaring a population collapse Highlights: (1) We provide a robust […]

Of religion, unabated population growth and sustainable development

Sina Monehin reports and comments on a motion to the Nigerian House of Representatives that would enact […]