'There is no exponential growth. Population growth is slowing...2nd myth is that it is driving force behind our wrecking of planet...We must not follow the lure of Malthus... Malthusian thinking led to huge and unnecessary death toll in Irish potato famine...The truth is that the population bomb is being defused round the world'
Steve Milloy: Today’s elevation is not all that different from the low points of 1956 and 1965 (about 1,090 feet, shown in first graph), especially when you consider the increases in water use and human management of reservoir levels over time. No doubt that drought is affecting Lake Mead. But Western drought is natural (the region is a desert, after all), and Lake Mead was comparably low more than 100 ppm CO2 ago.
Bill Gates, Sir Richard Branson, Hollywood actors, venture capitalists — they’re all pushing lab-grown meat as the solution to world hunger and environmental sustainability, but scientists last week told a panel of experts they have serious concerns about the product’s safety.