Human Population Through Time | American Museum of Natural History


Human Population Through Time | American Museum of Natural History.

It took 200,000 years for our human population to reach 1 billion—and only 200 years to reach 7 billion. But growth has begun slowing, as women have fewer babies on average.

Discussion: When will our global population peak? And how can we minimize our impact on Earth’s resources, even as we approach 11 billion?

Video link: https://youtu.be/PUwmA3Q0_OE

Download the video in HD:
http://media.amnh.org/sciencebulletin…

Related content:

Population Connection
http://worldpopulationhistory.org/map…

UN World Population Prospects
https://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp/

Real-time population counter
http://www.worldometers.info/world-po…

NASA EarthData
https://earthdata.nasa.gov

NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center
http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu

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