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Effect of overpopulation determined by debt

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Current Event January 3, 2014

Effect of Overpopulation Determined by Bet

There are over 7 billion people on Earth today, double the population 45 years ago. A famous bet was made between an economist and biologist to determine if a world at risk of overpopulation will adapt and survive. Listen to this story with students to learn the results.

Mathematics Life Science

Story Length: 7:17

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AIR DATE: 12/31/2013

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