Tag: population

This Is What Would Happen If Humanity Suddenly Disappeared

This Is What Would Happen If Humanity Suddenly Disappeared

We all might believe that we are what keeps the world spinning, but we couldn't be more wrong. The fact is that planet Earth would do so much better w ...
Life In 2030: A Prediction Of The Future Only 17 Years Away [Video]

Life In 2030: A Prediction Of The Future Only 17 Years Away [Video]

There have been countless concept designs and illustrations that have given us a preview into what our future lives may hold. It seems everyone has a ...
Internet Then & Now: Timeline From 1969 Till Today [Infographic]

Internet Then & Now: Timeline From 1969 Till Today [Infographic]

Everyone knows the Internet is growing fast. That's no mystery. The question is, do you know how fast? According to the stats page on Wordpress, in 20 ...
Imagine A World With Sustainable Energy & Access For All [Infographic]

Imagine A World With Sustainable Energy & Access For All [Infographic]

"Sustainable Energy For All" is a collaboration between the United Nations and 70 countries who share three goals - making sure the entire world had a ...
7 Billion: Every Single Person In The World Represented On One Chart

7 Billion: Every Single Person In The World Represented On One Chart

When our brains think about huge numbers, sometimes they are hard to conceptualize. Take the debt in the United States for example. It's hard to visua ...
All The Real & Ridiculous Ways The World Could End [Infographic]

All The Real & Ridiculous Ways The World Could End [Infographic]

Have you ever thought about all the ways the world could end? Hopefully not since it's not exactly the most inspiring thing to think about. If you are ...
7 Billion: How We Became So Many So Fast [Video Infographic]

7 Billion: How We Became So Many So Fast [Video Infographic]

Not too long ago, earth's 7 billionth citizen was born, and the world marked another milestone on its long timeline. There is a lot of information tha ...
World’s Skinniest House: It’s Only 52 Inches Wide

World’s Skinniest House: It’s Only 52 Inches Wide

I suppose the proper way to phrase this would be to write "world's narrowest house," but skinniest is just a fun word, and I hardly ever get to type i ...
One Day On Earth: Every Country On The Same Day [Video]

One Day On Earth: Every Country On The Same Day [Video]

We are all just specks of dust in the universe. Does that make our lives insignificant? I believe it doesn't because even though we are just an itty-b ...
America According To Twitter

America According To Twitter

Everyone that has used Twitter knows that in the very beginning of their Twitter career, people are clueless about what the service is used for. It's ...
Smallest Town In America: Population One Person

Smallest Town In America: Population One Person

I can't decide if this is sad or kinda neat. As you see in that sign, the town of Monowi, Nebraska has a population of one person. Her name is Elsie E ...
A World Without Facebook… [Infographic]

A World Without Facebook… [Infographic]

We all have an account, or at least almost everyone does. If you were to ask 100 random people around town what Facebook is, you would probably get 99 ...
The Future As Predicted By Google Search Results

The Future As Predicted By Google Search Results

Richard and I have had this conversation a few different times. I'd be interested to know what your opinion is. Would it be better to know for certain ...
This Is What A Typical Person Looks Like: Are You Typical?

This Is What A Typical Person Looks Like: Are You Typical?

I've often wondered what keeps a company like National Geographic (formerly National Geographic Magazine) going decade after decade.  That yellow-fram ...
I Love Stats: Birth Rate Statistics For The USA [Infographic]

I Love Stats: Birth Rate Statistics For The USA [Infographic]

Ever since I watched Hans Rosling's "The Joy of Stats," I've been thinking more about our world statistics and population. If you haven't seen it, I ...
The United States of Awesome and Shame [Infographic]

The United States of Awesome and Shame [Infographic]

If you live in the United States like I do, you know that some states do things more or less than other states. For example, I live in the south, whi ...
National Geographic: The World’s Population & Our Planet

National Geographic: The World’s Population & Our Planet

Did you know that in 2011, the world's population will reach 7 billion people? Did you also know that if we all stood shoulder to shoulder, all 7 bil ...
Worldometers: World Statistics Updated In Real Time!

Worldometers: World Statistics Updated In Real Time!

To my co-workers annoyance sometimes, I am an incurable statistics fanatic. Everything I do is presented in statistics in order for my brain to be ab ...
Do Your Part and Recycle: Fashion Inspiration

Do Your Part and Recycle: Fashion Inspiration

The world's population is getting larger everyday. Everyone knows what that means right? It means our resources are also depleting. I remember in t ...
Could You Live In This Space? – Architectural Inspiration

Could You Live In This Space? – Architectural Inspiration

Yesterday I wrote an article about a woman that has downsized her life to the point that she is living in a house that is only 84 square feet. That w ...
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