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    i was watching a TV program and it said that many species in the animal kingdom are actually getting smaller due to less food and loss of habitat. this being when your smaller you do not need as much to survive on e.g. a elephant living on a mouse diet for a year wont work, but vice versa...

    sorry i was rumbling on there......

    basically my question is - every generation humans seem to be getting taller. but surely there will come a point where it ends?? i mean the taller you are the more you need to consume (more food, bigger clothes, taller ceilings(lol), bigger cars (transport in general) etc. as earths population increases so will resources so i dont see how future generations can be sustainable? we need to be more like hobbits.
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    I'm sorry but


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    (Original post by wateva)
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    In which case, I'm sorry but:



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    (Original post by wateva)
    i was watching a TV program and it said that many species in the animal kingdom are actually getting smaller due to less food and loss of habitat. this being when your smaller you do not need as much to survive on e.g. a elephant living on a mouse diet for a year wont work, but vice versa...

    sorry i was rumbling on there......

    basically my question is - every generation humans seem to be getting taller. but surely there will come a point where it ends?? i mean the taller you are the more you need to consume (more food, bigger clothes, taller ceilings(lol), bigger cars (transport in general) etc. as earths population increases so will resources so i dont see how future generations can be sustainable? we need to be more like hobbits.
    When we evolve into na'vi
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    Humans have circumnavigated evolution and natural selection.
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    Well, average height has been increasing in nearly all countries in the world, but apparently not in the USA, where it ias in fact recently decreased.
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    (Original post by wateva)
    i was watching a TV program and it said that many species in the animal kingdom are actually getting smaller due to less food and loss of habitat. this being when your smaller you do not need as much to survive on e.g. a elephant living on a mouse diet for a year wont work, but vice versa...

    sorry i was rumbling on there......

    basically my question is - every generation humans seem to be getting taller. but surely there will come a point where it ends?? i mean the taller you are the more you need to consume (more food, bigger clothes, taller ceilings(lol), bigger cars (transport in general) etc. as earths population increases so will resources so i dont see how future generations can be sustainable? we need to be more like hobbits.
    That's the same for fat people. Does that mean they will "die out" one day as well?
    OP, you have too much spare time, go and do something more useful.
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    If you can see the future, why don't you go and win the lottery?
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    it seems ive hit upon a nerve with some people who cant face the truth.
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      (Original post by Maxisussex)
      Humans have circumnavigated evolution and natural selection.
      I think you mean circumvent

      Cirsumvent? Cirsumvrent
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      (Original post by + polarity -)
      I think you mean circumvent

      Cirsumvent? Cirsumvrent
      You are correct
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      (Original post by + polarity -)
      I think you mean circumvent

      Cirsumvent? Cirsumvrent
      Circumcise
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      manlets in denial, ignorance is bliss though :rofl:
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        (Original post by A Cat)
        Circumcise
        Circumlocute
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        I don't think so. We're far more likely to just find alternate methods of sustaining ourselves, or the increased food costs will lead to smaller families. Even if we were forced to ration out the food, although the average height would decrease, the genetically 'tall' people would still be larger than everyone else.

        Unless the world votes to remove tall people's reproductive rights, I can't see this happening.
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        ur all deluded
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        (Original post by wateva)
        it seems ive hit upon a nerve with some people who cant face the truth.
        No, because the availability of food for humans isn't a standardised amount. People can afford more than others due to wealth, which means tall people can feed themselves. You're just using broken logic based on a completely different set of circumstances.

        You're either an idiot, or trying to troll, but I don't care
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        The increase in average height is caused by better nutrition and healthcare, not evolution...
       
       
       
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