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A.D. 2100: Cornell Study Warns Of A Miserable Life On Overcrowded Earth If Population And Resources Are Not Controlled

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September 22, 1999
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Cornell University
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One hundred years from now, democratically determined population-control practices and sound resource-management policies could have the planet's 2 billion people thriving in harmony with the environment. Lacking these approaches, a new Cornell University study suggests, 12 billon miserable humans will suffer a difficult life on Earth by the year 2100.

ITHACA, N.Y. -- One hundred years from now, democratically determined population-control practices and sound resource-management policies could have the planet's 2 billion people thriving in harmony with the environment. Lacking these approaches, a new Cornell University study suggests, 12 billon miserable humans will suffer a difficult life on Earth by the year 2100.


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Cornell University. "A.D. 2100: Cornell Study Warns Of A Miserable Life On Overcrowded Earth If Population And Resources Are Not Controlled." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 22 September 1999. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/09/990922051515.htm>.
Cornell University. (1999, September 22). A.D. 2100: Cornell Study Warns Of A Miserable Life On Overcrowded Earth If Population And Resources Are Not Controlled. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 19, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/09/990922051515.htm
Cornell University. "A.D. 2100: Cornell Study Warns Of A Miserable Life On Overcrowded Earth If Population And Resources Are Not Controlled." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/09/990922051515.htm (accessed April 19, 2014).

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