Roger Short recalls a life-changing moment.
Late last week the US Census released new population numbers and the data for the North Country caught the eye of Brian Mann, our Adirondack bureau chief. He’s been blogging about the fact that a number of counties here in the region continue to lose…
Soon the world’s population will reach 7 billion. But do more people necessarily mean more problems?
There’s a consensus that Earth doesn’t have enough resources to support the world’s growing population — but there’s disagreement about the root of the problem. Some think the problem lies with the growing third world, others that it is the consumption habits of the developed nations that cause the problem.