Earth Overshoot Day 2017: August 2nd

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Aug
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Dead Sea. Photograph: © SAF – Coastal Care

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Aug. 2 marks this year’s Earth Overshoot Day, meaning humans have used up more natural resources than the planet can renew in the entire year — it’s the earliest date since the day was first calculated in 1971…

Read Full Article; Phys Org (08-01-2017)

‘Overshoot Day’ 2015: Earth is Now Officially in the Red; LiveScience (08-13-2015)

Earth Sliding Into Ecological Debt Earlier And Earlier; Guardian UK (08-19-2014)


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