Human‑Made Objects Will Outweigh Earth’s Flora, Fauna by the End of the Year

If this trend continues, the weight of human-made objects will become triple that of living biomass by 2040.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Dec 10, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.