Population Growth

Six billion, seven billion . . . ten billion? That’s right; Earth’s population could reach close to ten billion by the end of the century. Can the planet really support that many people? In this BrainPOP UK movie, Tim and Moby take a look at how human populations put pressure on the environment and what we can do to minimize our impact. In this educational, animated movie you’ll also learn the history of population growth and find out what started the population explosion just a few hundred years ago. Discover, too, how modern technologies like medicine and sanitation have influenced the number of people on our planet. Food for thought!

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Population Growth