--- Zero Powers <email@example.com> wrote:
> >From: "Wilson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >The entire human population of the Earth has room
> to stand, elbow to
> >elbow, in Leon County, Florida, USA.
> Hmmm. Assuming you give everybody 1 square foot to
> stand in (which is
> pretty tight quarters, especially for some people),
> that's 6 billion square
> feet. Which translates into 1,136,364 square miles.
> That's a pretty damn
> *big* county!!
Er, these calculations are interesting but why do
people talk about how much room there is? Aren't
resources the more limiting factor. There's clearly
more room than there are resources, no?
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