Even limiting fertility or catastrophe not enough to control population explosion

Scientists have found that even stern restrictions over fertility or a catastrophic event would not be able to reduce the world population.

Oz scientists link Shark population to damage on coral reefs

Australian marine scientists have linked the declining Shark population to damage on coral reefs off the country`s north-west coast.

`Human population growth will threaten many species by 2050`

The ongoing global growth in the human population has the potential to threaten hundreds of mammals and birds species with extinction within 40 years, a new study has warned.

Goa witnesses substantial rise in urban population

Goa has been trending towards increased urbanisation with 35.23 per cent rise in population in the cities over the last decade, while that in the rural parts has registered negative growth of -18.51%.

Wendell Rodricks, the designer who is now an activist

Fashion designer Wendell Rodricks is pained to see the fragile ecosystem of Goa being damaged by illegal mining,garbage dumping and population explosion.

World Environment Day: Seven billion mouths to feed

Are we incapable of feeding everyone? The answer is clearly ‘no’.

World’s rich putting earth at risk of century of disasters

Global population must be stabilised quickly and high consumption in wealthy nations should be rapidly reduced to save our planet from “a downward spiral of economic and environmental ills”, researchers have warned.

World Environment Day: Seven billion mouths to feed

Are we incapable of feeding everyone? The answer is clearly ‘no’.