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Making Love vs Environment - Is it sustainable?
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This is a fairly radical view point and one I do not subscribe to personally but it does pose some interesting questions.

Without doubt the majority of parents view their children as a wonderful blessing and joy. However there is small group of individuals who subscribe to the theory that children are in fact a threat to the future of our planet. Their view is based on the idea that each additional human being uses more of the planets limited resources such as food, water, fossil fuels and  trees and contributes additional greenhouse gases, rubbish and pollution. 

A slightly less controversial view point is that if we limited the number of children each family has then we also limit the negative impact on population growth and ultimately produce individuals that contribute to our the development of ecologically sustainable technologies and projects.

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Sustainability, in a general sense, is the capacity to maintain a certain process or state indefinitely. In recent years the concept has been applied more specifically to living organisms and systems. As applied to the human community, sustainability has been expressed as meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

The term has its roots in ecology as the ability of an ecosystem to maintain ecological processes, functions, biodiversity and productivity into the future. To be sustainable, nature’s resources must only be used at a rate at which they can be replenished naturally. There is now clear scientific evidence, (environmental science), that humanity is living in an unsustainable way, by consuming the Earth’s limited natural resources more rapidly than they are being replaced by