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Crash Course - The Atlantic Slave Trade -- In which John Green teaches you about one of the least funny subjects in history: slavery. John investigates when and where slavery originated, how it changed over the centuries, and how Europeans and colonists in the Americas arrived at the idea that people could own other people based on skin color.

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The Spanish Empire, Silver, & Runaway Inflation: Crash Course World History #25 - In what specific ways did the Spanish Empire impact the different areas of the world that it encompassed?

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When Columbus "discovered" the Americas, the continent was already inhabited by 90 million people which was a third of the world's population.

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http://c.mfcreative.com/email/newsletters/awj/2011/20110710Funeral.jpg - article describing how the 1919 Influenza epidemic afftected family history and where to look.

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Population Growth, World's Development | Watch human population grow from 1 CE to present and see projected growth in under 6 min. One dot = 1 million people #world #demographics 03/2015

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How the Human Population Boomed to 7 Billion (Infographic)

This infographic covers some fast facts on the world’s growing population and how we aren’t anticipated to slow down in the future. This information is in line with the idea that the earth is going to reach a limit before the human population will. Fertility rate is dropping, but life expectancy is increasing.

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Here’s a fresh take on a complex set of data. What if you took all the statistics about everyone in the world and boiled it all down into one question: what if the world was just 100 people? What if you took the billions and billions of people on Earth and made it so only 100 people could represent them? You’d get some super-simplified but interesting stats, that’s for sure.

14 Amazing Infographics Bound To Blow Your Mind

Here’s a fresh take on a complex set of data. What if you took all the statistics about everyone in the world and boiled it all down into one question: what if the world was just 100 people? What if you took the billions and billions of people on Earth and made it so only 100 people could represent them? You’d get some super-simplified but interesting stats, that’s for sure.

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