Food keeping pace with population
Over the past four decades, worldwide food production has more than kept pace with world population.
The Future of Living
Some extraordinary ideas are being explored to house the population of the future.
More food for more people
New research in Australia promises to increase durum wheat yields in saline soils.
Food for All
A short video on the food "shortage"
How to Feed 7 (Plus) Billion People
A report published in Nature magazine suggest four strategies to improve food production and availability.
Welcome to Demography Is Destiny. We launched this to counter two media memes: that humans are a cancer which is destroying our planet and that world population is spiralling to unsustainable levels. The real story is that intelligent and inventive humans will rise to the challenge of climate change and that our real problem is the coming demographic winter. The editors of Demography is Destiny are Marcus and Shannon Roberts, who live in Auckland, New Zealand. Send them your comments and suggestions.