Quote Originally Posted by Magic Poriferan View Post
The figure that bothered me the most actually was the one about the rate at which new information is gained in a field, and how quickly a professional would have to go back to school, basically... I don't really see that as a good thing. We're dealing with an influx of information that is greater than we can manage.
Yes, that is worrisome.

As for the population thing, the most important figure is the total amount of humans on earth, and that is dramatically higher than it was just 100 years ago. That is relevant.
We're a reproducing bunch, aren't we? lol