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The planet's population problem and Japan's exodus

Discover the news beyond the headlines with our daily selection of the stories that matter.

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Our daily selection of the global stories that really matter. Discover the news beyond the headlines with Curio. Every morning, host Manish Verma selects analytical and thought-provoking articles from the world’s leading publications, leaving you better informed and ready for your day. In today's episode... Are there too many people on the planet? With concerns raised as the global population hits 8 billion, WIRED explain why focusing on this demographic ignores the most pressing environmental problems. Then, with regions outside of Tokyo struggling with an exodus of young families, The Financial Times reports how the Japanese Government is attempting to reverse decades of demographic decline by paying them to leave the capital.

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