29 Jul '11, 12pm

Literacy and the Population Problem: Compared with illiterate young women, educated ones desire smaller families...

European Pressphoto Agency Afghan teenagers take a university admissions test in Kabul. The world’s population is expected to pass seven billion in late October. A few weeks ago, I joined my colleague Celia Dugger in writing about worrisome new population projections from the United Nations. Instead of peaking in this century, as previously expected, the new projections suggested that the human population would continue growing all the way into the next century, probably topping out above 10 billion. Whether the planet can support that many people, and in what living conditions, is a subject of continuing uncertainty. In a special report in Friday’s issue of the journal Science, experts consider the implications of this continued population growth and other demographic shifts expected in coming decades. Some, but not all, elements of the package are available free at this ...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/29/literacy-and-th...

Tweets

Green: Literacy and the Population Problem

green.blogs.nytimes.com 29 Jul '11, 12pm

European Pressphoto Agency Afghan teenagers take a university admissions test in Kabul. The world’s population is expected...

The world's biggest problem? Too many people

care2.com 31 Jul '11, 11pm

Saturday July 30, 2011, 12:27 am Read this then ithink and calculate the rest on a global scale for yourself : Ecological ...

At NYC's Density, the world's population could ...

treehugger.com 27 Jul '11, 10am

Photo: Calsidyrose under a Creative Commons license . It turns out that if you wanted every person in the world to move to...

A New Look at Population Bombs and Bulges via @...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 02 Aug '11, 2pm

The current issue of Science has a hefty package of coverage and analysis of population trends that is well worth explorin...

Young PAP published a statement last night that...

newasiarepublic.com 28 Jul '11, 10am

PAP Contingent rehearsing for 2011 National Day Parade A note published last night by the Young PAP, entitled A YP activis...

The Problem With YouTube? Marketers Need a New Playbook

The Problem With YouTube? Marketers Need a New ...

reelseo.com 05 Aug '11, 8pm

I believe this problem happens due to a disconnect between marketers and the YouTube audience and from marketers not under...