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1 hour ago, Mr. Sausages said:

53 years with current drilling technology, according to BP. A lot more oil out there too, but hard to get to.

https://www.nasdaq.com/article/how-much-oil-is-left-in-the-earth-cm711409

 

#notsure

135 billion barrels of oil used since 1870.....

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/05/090507072830.htm

and on your link.....

"1.3 trillion barrels of proven oil reserve left in the world's major fields"

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10 hours ago, Mr. Sausages said:

It wasn't being used at anything like today's rate in 1870.

4 billion barrels of oil used a year would equal 325 years plus all the new oil they have found since 2014.....

they also only take a fraction of each find......

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6 minutes ago, La Colombe said:

Whoa, the suicide bomber ants of Borneo. Amazing. 

Careful or Rog will be ranting and raving in this thread about how they're Muslim....

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18 minutes ago, P.K. said:

Careful or Rog will be ranting and raving in this thread about how they're Muslim....

But remember it’s only a small minority that are milit-ants. 

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56 minutes ago, Neil Down said:

There was me thinking ants were a clever species...

They probably are when compared to, err, some humans. However, the individual is expendable if it's for the good of the colony.  You're not seeing the bigger picture. It's a bit like the philosophy of the Third Reich.They're very successful. 

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5 hours ago, La Colombe said:

They probably are when compared to, err, some humans. However, the individual is expendable if it's for the good of the colony.  You're not seeing the bigger picture. It's a bit like the philosophy of the Third Reich.They're very successful. 

There’s a “whoosh” moment right there...:rolleyes:

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