Mar 2, 2016

Crunching the census numbers

The latest census confirms that the population is on the decline, and the government needs to get cracking on ways to keep the nation viable in the decades to come.

Census first to confirm shrinking of population

Feb 26, 2016

Census first to confirm shrinking of population

A census has confirmed the hard reality long ago signaled by shuttered shops and abandoned villages across the country: The population is shrinking.The population stood at 127.1 million last fall, down 0.7 percent from 128.1 million in 2010, according to results of the 2015 ...

Down to the last bug as London Zoo starts annual critter count

Jan 5, 2016

Down to the last bug as London Zoo starts annual critter count

Animals stood up to be counted — or in some cases swam, crawled or flew — as London Zoo began its annual census.Zookeepers with cameras, calculators and clipboards counted critters Monday, the start of a weeklong campaign to record every resident mammal, bird, fish, ...