Edinburgh Science Festival - How Many is Too Many?
Forget climate change, is human overpopulation the biggest threat to the planet? According to Global Footprint Network, a sustainable population for our planet is between 1.5 and 3 billion people, but we are estimated to reach 9.7 billion by 2050. Our experts, including Director of Population Matters Robin Maynard, human rights researcher and population ethicist Karin Kuhlemann and population statistician Dr Alan Marshall discuss what the future might look like.
National Museum of Scotland Auditorium Edinburgh EH1 1JF
Sun 14 Apr 2019