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Submission + - Beyond 7 Billion ( 1

assertation writes: "After remaining stable for most of human history, the world's population has exploded over the last two centuries. The boom is not over: The biggest generation in history is just entering its childbearing years. The coming wave will reshape the planet, and the impact will be greatest in the poorest, most unstable countries."
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Beyond 7 Billion

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  • The successive progeny of surviving earthbound species is too important to be left to the fate of men alone.

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