Category Archives: population

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly…and then some.

The Good Remember that scene in American Beauty when the intense, borderline-creepy, documentarian-obsessed teen is showing his girlfriend a video of a plastic bag blowing in the wind, and marvels about how beautiful it is? He says: “… And I … Continue reading

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Hans Rosling and population growth

Hans Rosling, in his usual entertaining way, demonstrates the relationship between  child mortality and population growth – that as fewer children die, families actually get smaller.

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