The planet, humans and overpopulation

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  1. Stew Nod

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    “The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function,” is a quote by the late Dr. Albert Bartlett, a professor of geography, in one of the most watched YouTube lectures (see this).

    Being able to conceptualise this mathematical function and understand how quickly numbers increase with just a small amount of growth is exceedingly important if humans are to avoid the consequences of ecological overshoot and collapse.
     
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    Fuck.
     
  4. Stew Nod

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    To any thinking man/woman...this shit is terrifying

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    Death rate 100%
     
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    Wgas/Wgaf
     
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    Wow you're such a thoughtful intellectual. You worry about things like overpopulation. Things u can do zero about.
     
  8. Phil McKrakin

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    Perhaps the absense of famines and wars that kill massive amounts of civilians and droughts will be our downfall? IDK
     
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    I should probably go make a thread, then say spashwut, huh?
     
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    There's always genocide.
     
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    Ouch the old splashwut burn.
     
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    Wah. People are reproducing.
     
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    Realistically, the bubonic plague benefited europeans and made them disease resistant...which in turn led to their dominance of the planet :grad:
     
  15. Phil McKrakin

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    I say we start by killing jdwhatever first.
     
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    Yeah. It's crazy how life works that way. Derp. Tell us more 6th grade history lessons.
     
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    Alert.
     
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    There's not much I can say..it's all i know about you...You post here every day for yrs....and it's basically 'crap thread' followed by 'splashwut'

    But I guess i'm a douche for discussing something of substance..sorry for lasting your time...LOLz
     
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    You're right...i should spend my life on a message board with a 1/2 post combo that no on really appreciates....Thanks

    You're famous here BTW
     
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    Go make a thread srs