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This World Population Day Let’s Imagine A World With More Humanity and Fewer Humans

 World Population Day, 2021 Nearly 7.9 billion and counting Image credit: populationpyramid.net Dear PIC Follower, Each year the United Nations marks World Population Day on July 11th, and over the span of the year - from one World [...]

Things won’t get better until we get wiser

 Feeling the Heat of Population Growth Image credit: Pulitzer-prize winning editorial cartoonist Joel Pett   In the month since our last release approximately 40 million people in the western United States have been put on [...]

Overshoot: Humanity’s Predicament

 A Climate Realist's Take on Overshoot PIC patron Dr. Bill Rees discusses ecological overshoot and points out some hard facts in his latest interview on EarthX TV, among them: climate change is but a symptom of [...]

The Evidence is Before Our Eyes

Google Earth Update Shows Our Burden on Mother Earth With Google Earth's new time lapse feature, we have a clearer picture of the changing planet at our fingertips. Much of that change is human-driven. There are less than [...]

The “Elephant in the Room” is the topic of a new documentary release

World Premiere and Panel Discussion of 8 Billion Angels This year's Earth Day week (April 16th to April 22nd) will see the virtual premiere of 8 Billion Angels, a documentary that tells the story of people around [...]

Commemorating Ecologist, Conservationist and PIC Patron David Schindler

Remembering Patron David Schindler With the passing of Dr. David Schindler, the preeminent limnologist, conservationist and professor emeritus at the University of Alberta, Population Institute Canada has lost an unwavering supporter of the de-growth movement. [...]

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