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In 2011 The World’s Population Will Hit 7 Billion


National Geographic‘s amazing video on human population milestones in 2011 took us by surprise.

After all, the world’s population reached 6 billion when I was in middle school.  That wasn’t that long a-

Oh god it was more than ten years ago.

(By the way, we highly recommend watching in HD and fullscreen.)

(via Sociological Images.)

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