Population


Daylight Saving could Stabilize Dwindling Population of Koalas

Daylight Saving could Stabilize Dwindling Population of Koalas

Study says adopting daylight saving could save koalas and help conservation...

Nov 23 2016, 1:42am CST

92% of the World’s Population Lives in Places with Unsafe Levels of Air Pollution

92% of the World’s Population Lives in Places with Unsafe Levels of Air Pollution

WHO presented the latest model of the world indicating the air pollution across the world and estimating that the 92 percent of...

Sep 28 2016, 11:05am CDT

Majority of Global Urban Population has no Broadband Access

Majority of Global Urban Population has no Broadband Access

Nearly 57 percent of the global urban population remains unconnected to broadband internet, with 37 percent living in some of t...

Jun 20 2016, 8:09pm CDT

Scientists Predict Ebola and Zika Viruses using Climate and Population Changes

Scientists Predict Ebola and Zika Viruses using Climate and Population Changes

The experts are looking into how diseases hitch-hike from animals to humans. They are currently predicting the rise of Ebola an...

Jun 13 2016, 6:38am CDT

Bee Population Up After Last Ice Age: Study

Bee Population Up After Last Ice Age: Study

Contrary to previous beliefs, the population size of a bee specie has increased dramatically during the global warming followin...

Jun 1 2016, 5:46am CDT

Deadly Fungus Threatens Salamander Population Across US

Deadly Fungus Threatens Salamander Population Across US

To save the vulnerable salamander species, US authorities are monitoring amphibians to catch any early signs of infection....

Jun 1 2016, 4:05am CDT

Moose Population Declined Sharply Due to Winter Ticks

Moose Population Declined Sharply Due to Winter Ticks

New data about the moose population in New Hampshire reveals that 75 percent of calves died of ticks this year so far....

May 18 2016, 2:47am CDT

Wild Tiger Population Rising for the First Time in a Century

Wild Tiger Population Rising for the First Time in a Century

The world's count of wild tigers has gone up to 3,890 compared to 3,200 in 2010....

Apr 10 2016, 9:28pm CDT

Tiger Population Could Double by 2022, Study Claims

Tiger Population Could Double by 2022, Study Claims

A recent study provides new hope for the endangered tiger population....

Apr 4 2016, 1:01am CDT

How to Recover Global Fish Population? New Study Reveals the Answer

How Do We Save Global Fish Population? New Study Reveals Answer

With better fishing practices, fish populations could double by 2050....

Mar 29 2016, 1:05am CDT

Scientists Stunned to Find Huge Population of Endangered Sumatran Orangutans

Scientists Stunned to Find Huge Population of Endangered Sumatran Orangutans

A detailed survey found more than 14,000 orangs in the wild - 8,000 more than previously estimated....

Mar 6 2016, 2:07am CST

Water scarcity

Severe Water Scarcity Hits 4 Billion People, or Two-Thirds of World’s Population

Everybody uses water because it is a prerequisite for life and needed to sustain both life and health, but not everyone gets en...

Feb 17 2016, 9:08pm CST

'Hidden’ Lion Population Discovered in Ethiopia

'Hidden’ Lion Population Discovered in Ethiopia

African lions have declined drastically over the years, but the discovery of a small population of lions in Ethiopia's Alt...

Feb 1 2016, 10:47pm CST

Ancient skeletons

Using Ancient Skeletons, Researchers Estimate Anglo-Saxon Ancestry of British Population

In a new study titled “Iron Age and Anglo-Saxon Genomes from East England Reveal British Migration History” and published in th...

Jan 22 2016, 9:29pm CST

Antimalarial mosquito

Scientists Create Mosquito Population without the Power to Transmit Malaria

Scientists from the University of California have published a study in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Scien...

Nov 27 2015, 10:49am CST

African Lion Population Shrink to Half in Next 20 Years

Half of Africa's Lion Population May be Gone in 20 Years

The top predator is rapidly declining almost everywhere in Africa, study suggests....

Oct 27 2015, 9:13pm CDT

Larger carnivores and herbivores

Pleistocene Epoch: Larger Carnivores Checked the Population of Larger Herbivores

Scientists have always wanted to know why the ecosystem was not destroyed during the Pleistocene Epoch when larger herbivores s...

Oct 27 2015, 9:49am CDT

Great Smoky Mountains Closed to Protect Bat Population from Fatal Disease

Great Smoky Mountains Closed to Protect Bat Population from Fatal Disease

Little Brown Bat species is facing extinction due to White-Nose Syndrome. National Park's Whiteoak Sink area will remain c...

Sep 12 2015, 3:47am CDT

World Population Will Nearly Double by 2100

World Population Will Nearly Double by 2100

The world population is 7.3 billion presently. It will surpass 11 billion by the end of the century, according to UN Population...

Aug 12 2015, 3:07am CDT

Bumblebees Under Threat by Climate Change

Climate Change Crushes Bumblebees Population

A new study suggests the decline of bumblebee species especially in North America and Europe are due to increasing climatic cha...

Jul 10 2015, 7:40am CDT

Verizon Wireless LTE Service Now Covers Three Fourths of the US Population

Verizon Wireless LTE Service Now Covers Three Fourths of the US Population

Even more LTE coverage from Verizon on its way...

Aug 16 2012, 11:04am CDT

Microsoft finds Digital Divas amongst the Female Online Population

Microsoft finds Digital Divas amongst the Female Online Population

Microsoft, Mindshare and Ogilvy Chicago uncover Digital Divas in a study of women’s online behavior. The study surveys more th...

Nov 3 2008, 10:37am CST

Japan eyes Robots to support older Population

By Masayuki Kitano TOKYO (Reuters) - It looks like a washing machine on wheels, but the bulky contraption vacuuming the ha...

Sep 12 2007, 12:47am CDT