7 Billion Humans | Empty Nests | January 2011 National Geographic Magazine

Empty Nests: Europe, Russia and Japan are aging and producing many more empty nests than offspring. Every child in Russia is precious and valuable. The government is paying women up to $14,000 USD to have a second child. $14,000 is two years average salary outside Moscow and one year inside Moscow. There were 1.8 million babies born in Russia last year, 27,000 more than deaths that year. The Fem Bots are coming for lonely men in Japan - obviously not propelling the population forward. The...
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