"Los Angeles Times staff writer Kenneth R. Weiss and staff photographer Rick Loomis traveled across Africa and Asia to document the causes and consequences of rapid population growth. [...] 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."
28 July 2012
Beyond 7 Billion ~ LATimes on Humanity's Boom
Thanks to Kottke for spotting LATimes special on Beyond 7 Billion...