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How Many Earths Do We Need?

Offbeat  (tags: Consumer, lifestyle, USA )

- 1097 days ago -
It has been suggested that if everyone on the planet consumed as much as the average US citizen, four Earths would be needed to sustain them. But where does this claim originate, and how is it calculated?

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Teresa W (782)
Tuesday June 16, 2015, 2:20 am
quite a few...

Ben O (156)
Tuesday June 16, 2015, 2:40 am
If we (in the so called "developed countries") go on living like now, we will need 3 or 4 Planets Earth. It will indeed be hard to find those Planets though...

Roberto M (90)
Tuesday June 16, 2015, 7:39 am
thanks Ray for this post
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