The fast pace of cities is starting to drive younger Japanese generations back to rural living.
More people means fewer resources for everyone, but population control policies have historically violated human rights.
What might books look like in 100 years? Will they be written in emoji? Could robots become authors, or readers? OZY looks ahead to find out.
You thought overpopulation was the problem? The world’s fertility rates have been dropping for 50 years with no sign of stopping. By 2060, we’ll have a planet with fewer people.
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After watching his mother deal with the health care system, Sam Park took action.
We asked whether countries should enforce population control. Here’s what you had to say.
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Urban poor, farmers, youth, pensioners and women were its intended beneficiaries. Instead, they’re suffering.