Overpopulation and Natural Selection
Video Interview with Garrett Hardin
Discussion of Tertulian (3rd century). "The population of a region is affected by the carrying capacity." War, pestilence, civil disorder keep overpopulation in check. "We have practically gotten rid of disease - what blessing do we want instead of disease?"
"Every species of animal creates the maximum number possible [of offspring]."
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