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Does a growing global youth population fuel political unrest?

Towards the end of January, Egyptian activists shared a picture on social media of some of their grey-haired countrymen. The people pictured were queuing to take part in Egypt's recent constitutional referendum. These voters were mostly aged in their 50s or above, and typed in Arabic over their …

Facebook's Population Is Now as Big as the Entire World's Was in 1804

<i>In just eight years, Facebook has gained a population size that took humans hundreds of thousands of years to achieve.</i><p>Vladimir Wrangel/Shutterstock.com<p>One billion people. That's how many active monthly users Facebook has accrued in the eight years of its existence, the company announced today.<p>It …

13 maps that will change the way you think about population density

I’VE ALWAYS BEEN INTERESTED in the distribution of the human population across the globe. It’s far from an even spread; the map above shows where …

Composing Only 5% of the World Population, Americans Take 50% of All Pharmaceutical Drugs

<b>Christina Sarich</b><br>Prison Planet.com<br>April 20, 2014<p>While Americans comprise only 5 percent of the world population, we consume an incredible 50 percent …

Learning By Looking: If US State Size Matched Population

Note: Alaska not drawn to scale for some reason. Alaska is almost 2.5x the size of Texas (although California's population is only 1.5x the size of …