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Big Pic Explorer is a repository for the writing and research of Bradley Jarvis concerning the future of humanity. Much of it includes, and is based upon, mathematical modeling of population and resource consumption over time.
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News and Views:
List of crises facing humanity is daunting (
Guardian) Global warming is unambiguously self-sustaining (
Phys.org) Target for avoiding climate catastrophe is now unreachable (
Gizmodo) Reducing air pollution will raise global temperatures (
Eurekalert) Climate change threatens food safety (
Grist) Self-sustained climate change is clearly in progress (
Truthout) One-fifth of world plants at risk of extinction (
Kew) Greatest risks to humanity's survival identified (
Global Priorities Project) Heatwaves becoming more widespread and deadly (
Climate Home) Ocean life may be oxygen-starved by the 2030s (
AGU) Global 2016 temperature could reach 1.1° to 1.5° C (
New Scientist) Oil industry's climate-risk coverup is decades old (
Huffington Post) Fish populations are crashing, may be gone in decades (
Truthout) Biodiversity is at risk from high-impact living (
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Image of Note:
successful backcasting method, future values of population and Gross World Product can be projected for various levels of impact from global warming.
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