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Worried about overpopulating the Earth? Wait about 50 years...

From Reuters:
[url=http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=scienceNews&storyID=408846... Warming Threatens Mass Extinctions -Study[/url]

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"A quarter of all species of plants and land animals, or more than a million in all, could be driven to extinction," said Chris Thomas, professor of Conservation Biology at England's University of Leeds.

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Klaus Toepfer, the head of the U.N. Environment Program, said the report showed that extinctions could hit billions of people, mainly in the Third World who rely on nature for food, shelter and medicines.