HUMAN POPULATIONwww.gapminder.org (Hans Rosling)U.S. and World Population Clock http://www.census.gov/popclock/NOVA Population Map – 9 slides from 2,000 years ago (@ 0 – to 2050 @ 9 billion) http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/earth/global-population-growth.htmlNOVA: The Global Population Conundrum http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/earth/global-population-conundrum.htmlMap Maker Interactive http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/mapping/interactive-map/?ar_a=1&b=3&f=129&ls=810007&t=1&bbox=147.51848,-64.01450,120.79973,64.01450 (shows world map and shaded areas of increased population.
Population Growth (5:05) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b98JmQ0Cc3k&sns=em
Human Population Dynamics video (28:25) Human Population Dynamicshttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_0qmMOtlmpQ
7 Billion National Geographic
Crash Course (10:53) – Human Population http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8dkWQVFAoA&sns=em
Crash Course – 5 Human Impacts on the Environment (10:38) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eTCZ9L834s&sns=em
Hans Rosling (from gapmider.org): Global population,box by box (10:15)- lecture http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTznEIZRkLg&sns=em
Published on Oct 7, 2012
Professor Joel Cohen: Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of Populations, Rockefeller University, Mathematical Biologist, Columbia University
In the next fifty years the world will face population problems that it has never faced before. Billions will live in mega slums without access to clean water or medical care. In his lecture, Professor Joel Cohen teaches you how demography can provide answers to the life or death questions caused by the world's swelling population and dwindling resources. Can we prevent an outcome where wealthy western countries are in permanent population decline, while third world cities into swell into massively overcrowded slums with no access to education, healthcare, or hope?
The Floating University
Originally released September, 2011.