"Numbers are important. In fact, the power of the story has often been detrimental to good decision making. One person crashing at a crossroads with no traffic lights is better than all the statistics in the world claiming that some…"
"This is all getting very personal. Not agreeing with somebody's point is never an excuse for personal insults. I would suggest that if we can't debate civilly, then perhaps we should end the debate here.I think there are some…"
"Between th 1800 and 2011, life expectancy went from 25 (India)-40 (UK) to 48 (DR Congo) to 83 (Japan). This is the main reason for the massive explosion seen in Gerry's diagram. Doubling life expectancy doesn't just double the…"
"Brilliant article.On the size of human population: There is no absolute limit to human population. There are limits to how much of various resources we could use sustainably, so the limits of our population are dependent on how much of…"
"Hi Jeremy,A couple of points:
* the more sources the better - relying on one source (eg grants from a single organisation or donations from a single benefactor) leads us vulnerable to shock.* If we go for option 5 (membership fee), then can I please…"
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