2000 – 2010: Chart Showing How the World Has Changed

– Population growth of a billion in only ten years
– Earthquakes in the States jumped from 2 300 to almost 8 000
– People killed by natural disasters rose from 17 000 to 260 000
– cellphones abundant worldwide

(Via: io9)

Watch this National Geographic video for more shocking numbers.

(Via: gawker)

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