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Is the Earth over-populated?

In 1800 the world's population was around 1 billion people. Since then it has increased more than sevenfold to reach over 7.5 billion in 2017 (see figure 1), and is forecast to top 10 billion by 2050. Will population growth ...

dateOct 31, 2017 in Environment
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The Jamaica cherry that fights infections

A small roadside flowering tree introduced to South-East Asia from Latin America exhibits both antimicrobial and antifungal activity. Researchers at the University of the Philippines, Diliman analysed the leaves and stems ...

dateMar 13, 2017 in Ecology
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