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Is Population a Problem?
Aired 6/17/1994

The world population has greatly risen. Is this increase a real problem and a justifiable cause for the world to be fearful? Or is it no big deal?
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  Jessica Matthews
    senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations
  John Bongaarts
    director of research at the Population Council
  Julian Simon
    University of Maryland, author of The Ultimate Resource
  Samuel Preston
    University of Pennsylvania

Originally Aired: 6/17/1994

   
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How Should Humanity Prosper?
  aired 4/27/2006
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  aired 4/14/2005
The Future of Energy
  aired 1/20/2005


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