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Global crisis to strike by 2030. DOOM, DOOM, DOOM.

Well, if you had just got used to the fact that we are in a global recession you need now to adjust to the prospect that we are all doomed doomed!  Professor John Beddington is predicting world population growth: est. 8.3billion by 2030, the demand for food, water and energy will grow enormously add this to the impending doom created by climate change – there is not much hope!

The capacity of the human spirit to find solutions and answers is limitless and I would suspect that developments in technology would meet some of the worst effects as we see them now.  He encourages the use of gm food as part of the answer. He is also suggesting the European Union needs a chief science advisor – I wonder who might offer his services?

BBC News: “Growing world population will cause a “perfect storm” of food, energy and water shortages by 2030, the UK government chief scientist is warning.

By 2030 the demand for resources will create a crisis with dire consequences, Prof John Beddington predicts.

Demand for food and energy will jump 50% by 2030 and for fresh water by 30%, as the population tops 8.3 billion, he is due to tell a conference in London.

Climate change will exacerbate matters in unpredictable ways, he will add…”

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via BBC NEWS | UK | Global crisis ‘to strike by 2030’.

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