Hans Rosling: An Appreciation. Viewpoint: Five ways the world is doing better than you think. Many people don't know about the enormous progress most countries have made in recent decades - or maybe the media hasn't told them.
But with the following five facts everyone can upgrade their world view. 1. Fast population growth is coming to an end. Hans Rosling - Wikipedia. Hans Rosling (born 27 July 1948) is a Swedish medical doctor, academic, statistician, and public speaker.
He is the Professor of International Health at Karolinska Institutet and co-founder and chairman of the Gapminder Foundation, which developed the Trendalyzer software system. He rose to international celebrity status after producing a Ted Talk in which he promoted the use of data to explore development issues. Hans Rosling's 200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes - The Joy of Stats - BBC Four. Hans and Ola Rosling: How not to be ignorant about the world. Don’t Panic – The Facts About Population. The world might not be as bad as you might believe! “Don’t Panic” is a one-hour long documentary produced by Wingspan Productions and broadcasted on BBC on the 7th of November 2013.
The visualizations are based on original graphics and stories by Gapminder and the underlaying data-sources are listed here. Hans presents some results from our UK Ignorance Survey described here. License Please show this film in schools and other educational settings! Gapminder Foundation. READ MORE: HELP TRANSLATE SUBTITLES — LICENSE — Please show this film in schools and other educational settings!
By watching, downloading, showing or distributing this film, you agree to the following license: which basically says you are allowed to download the film and show it for educational purposes with a few exceptions. Gapminder: Unveiling the beauty of statistics for a fact based world view. Hans Rosling. Hans Rosling (HansRosling) Three minutes with Hans Rosling will change your mind about the world.
Jörgen Hildebrandt Hans Rosling doesn’t consider himself an optimist or a pessimist but rather a ‘possibilist’.
Hans Rosling knew never to flee from men wielding machetes. “The risk is higher if you run than if you face them,” he says. So, in 1989, when an angry mob confronted him at the field laboratory he had set up in what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rosling tried to appear calm. “I thought, ‘I need to use the resources I have, and I am good at talking’.”