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Old 11-05-2013, 03:01 PM   #1
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A Real-Time Map of Births and Deaths

..not really sure how accurate this is but kinda fun to watch.


A Real-Time Map of Births and Deaths

A Real-Time Map of Births and Deaths - Atlantic Mobile


In 1950, there were 2.5 billion humans. Today there are just over 7 billion. In another 30 years, according to U.S. Census Bureau projections, there will be more than 9 billion.

Brad Lyon has a doctoral degree in mathematics and does software development. He wanted to make those numbers visual. Last year he and designer Bill Snebold made a hugely popular interactive simulation map of births and deaths in the U.S. alone—the population of which is on pace to increase 44 percent by 2050. Now, Lyon takes on the world.
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its a simulation.
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its a simulation.
I feel concerned we needed to mention that.
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in b4 someone accidentally hits refresh and posts "WORLD POPULATION DROPPED! WAS THERE A DISASTER?"
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