Global population may boom well beyond the year 2050

http://feeds.newscientist.com/c/749/f/10901/s/3e9a48ec/sc/29/l/0L0Snewscientist0N0Carticle0Cdn262310Eglobal0Epopulation0Emay0Eboom0Ewell0Ebeyond0Ethe0Eyear0E20A50A0Bhtml0Dcmpid0FRSS0QNSNS0Q20A120EGLOBAL0Qhealth/story01.htm

The population was expected to peak at 9 billion by 2050, but high fertility rates in Africa may mean it surges as high as 12.3 billion by 2100

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