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  1. Biomass comparison - have we 'filled' the earth, yet?

    Robert Dye, retired

    18 July 2013

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    How does the total biomass of the human species compare with that of any other species, terrestrial or marine?

    The figure stated was for the 2005 census. Would it be appropriate to scale it up to the over 7 billion now living?

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