Future of the Environment

Humans are a massive minority on Earth. Why don't we act like it?

The endangered Red Panda has a wild population of less than 10,000 mature individuals Image: REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

Ron Milo

Professor, Weizmann Institute of Science

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Humans account for only about 0.01% of the planet's biomass. That's less than mollusks, viruses, and segmented worms, among others.

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