BBC新闻:澳研究人员称本世纪末世界人口将突破百亿

来源:普特英语听力 2019-03-23
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A car bomb has exploded in the central of the Iraqi capital Baghdad killing at least eight people. The attack took place in a square in the Karada area that's a popular resting place for Shiah pilgrims on their way to religious commemorations in the holy city of Karbala.

A new study suggests that population growth is so out of control that a Third World WAR costing as many lives as the previous two combined would barely have any effect. Australian researchers said projections put the number of humans at more than ten billion by the end of the century up from seven billion today.

 


在伊拉克首都巴格达市中心,一辆汽车炸弹爆炸造成至少8人丧生。爆炸案发生在卡拉达广场上,该区域是香客们在前往圣城卡尔巴拉参加宗教庆典途中颇受欢迎的一处休息区。

一项新的研究表明,人口增长的失控,使得即使在第三次世界大战中失去前两次大战中加起来的死亡人数,也不会有任何影响。澳大利亚研究人员称,预计到本世纪末,人口数量将在目前七十亿总数的基础上增长至超过百亿大关。

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