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Population 7 Billion

SLIDESHOW: The Impact Of 7 Billion People

Posted 12.31.2011 | Impact

We're officially there. As we hit the 7-billion mark Monday, celebrations were held around the globe. But what's the toll of this growth on struggling...

7-Billionth Babies Celebrated Worldwide

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 12.30.2011 | World

LAGOS, Nigeria — One South African mother, just 19, named her newborn "Enough" and shrugged off a nurse who questioned whether she was old enoug...

Windows on the World

Gerit Quealy | Posted 12.06.2011 | Technology
Gerit Quealy

With the World Wide Web, we can travel across the globe in a millisecond just by opening a window.