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Using a Life Cycle Analysis to Determine a Product’s Social Impact

We recently posted about the value of using a Life Cycle Analysis (or LCA) to examine the environmental impacts of… Read more »

What Factors Determine the Carrying Capacity of an Ecosystem?

Carrying capacity, or the maximum number of individuals that an environment can sustain over time without destroying or degrading the… Read more »

Ignite Middle Schoolers Curiosity with these 7 Eco-Projects for School or Home

Project-based learning is lauded as an effective way to educate students because of the various learning styles utilized. In middle… Read more »

How is Population Growth Connected to Protecting Human Rights?

Human rights stands at the crossroads of multiple issues, including, but not limited to, education, poverty, and reproductive freedom. Climate… Read more »

How is Population Growth Connected to Preserving Biodiversity?

The World of 7 Billion student video contest is back for 2018-2019! We’ll be giving away $8,000+ of prizes to… Read more »

Why does a higher death rate reflect higher levels of development?

Why do highly developed countries tend to have higher death rates than many less developed countries? This question often comes… Read more »

How is Population Growth Connected to Sustainable Resource Use?

Each of the 7.6 billion people on Earth use resources and energy in their daily lives. The type and volume… Read more »

How Reproductive Age-Groups Impact Age Structure Diagrams | Population Pyramids

You might know the three basic shapes of age structures (popularly referred to as population pyramids) and what they mean.… Read more »

Teaching the Sustainable Development Goals through student filmmaking

The United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals offer a strong entry point for students to consider real-world challenges, and the World… Read more »

Leadership Institute in Atlanta Welcomes 27 New PopEd Trainers

Our PopEd team enjoyed some southern hospitality last weekend when we hosted our 2018 Fall Leadership Institute in Atlanta. The… Read more »