Overpopulation – The Human Explosion Explained

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  • Published on: 22 December 2016
  • In a very short amount of time the human population exploded and is still growing very fast. Will this lead to the end of our civilization?

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    Overpopulation – The Human Explosion Explained
  • Runtime : 6:40
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COMMENTS: 40

  • nezumi-chan
    nezumi-chan   35 minuts ago

    5st stage: everyone died because of corona

  • Indira Mohan
    Indira Mohan   3 hours ago

    Has anybody noticed how the animation is different from before

  • Bracer Jack
    Bracer Jack   17 hours ago

    6:08, people in the future eat catepillars in soup ?!!!

  • Bracer Jack
    Bracer Jack   17 hours ago

    And yet people still look at you weird as though YOU have a problem and you need some kind of pity or help when you say you don't want kids.

  • Crk Crk
    Crk Crk   23 hours ago

    Yes but... we still consume more and more :/

  • Sepongli Sangtam
    Sepongli Sangtam   1 days ago

    Now i knw y *Thanos*came ...he probably watched dis vid..😆😋...

  • Tauhida Ahamed
    Tauhida Ahamed   1 days ago

    What happens is corona virus takes over randomly and majority people die

  • Alpha Q
    Alpha Q   2 days ago

    What happened to the animation style???

  • Max Hagmann
    Max Hagmann   2 days ago

    This video is just telling us why the population is growing so fast but it's not mentioning the problems it causes...What about natural mass extinction, trash, climate change, resources, nature destruction, water problems etc....???

  • Shenaldrac
    Shenaldrac   2 days ago

    0:37 The lowest, most sedate stabbing ever.

  • GrandSoil214
    GrandSoil214   3 days ago

    I wonder how much that number has reduced since covid...

  • Adam Boarman
    Adam Boarman   3 days ago

    If Britain is the model of population control as the narrator suggests, then why must Britain import 80% of it's food?

  • Ghostly
    Ghostly   3 days ago

    how the hell u give birth to 2.5 children bruh

  • Alan Z
    Alan Z   3 days ago

    At least for next 50 years, we shouldn't produce babies. We have enough.

  • wsc202
    wsc202   3 days ago

    @kurzgesagt why does population growth not keep rising please? It’s great news but I need to know!

  • Themistoklis1990
    Themistoklis1990   4 days ago

    More people also means more deforestation to farm animals, more consumption of water, of electricity, more traffic on the roads and through the air (which means more air pollution, more greenhouse gasses), more phones and televisions to be produced (which means more mining for rare metals). In other words: even more threats to biodiversity on earth and an even bigger challenge to combat climate change. I think this video fails to paint an accurate picture of the actual threats deriving from the unparalleled numbers of people that will be walking around on the planet in the next couple of decades.

  • Delta YT
    Delta YT   4 days ago

    Earth has started a chat groupNatural disaster has entered the chatEarth invited dinosaurDinosaur has invited dinosaur 2Natural disaster has kicked Dinosaur and Dinosaur 2Earth has invited AnimalsHuman has entered the chatHuman has invited villageHuman has invited cityHuman has invited moneyHuman has invited kfcEarthquake has entered the chatEarthquake has left the chatMcDonald's has entered the chatHuman has invited overpopulationChina has entered the chatCoronavirus has entered the chatCoronavirus has kicked chinaCoronavirus has kicked overpopulationCoronavirus has invited you to join a chat group started by EarthWould you like to join?Yes No

  • Delta YT
    Delta YT   4 days ago

    Overpopulation: existThe military gun shooting force of the Covid 19 (C.O.R.O.N.A): OPEN FIRE!!!!BOOM BOOM FIRE POW POW FIRE🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫🔫

  • Bluku 739
    Bluku 739   4 days ago

    People should be limited to maximum 3 children, (exceptions for twins or triplets)

  • K A
    K A   4 days ago

    I am a patron. But now that i see ya'll are bought by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, or at least sponsoring--I think I'll quit. This is really sad, to think that Bill Gates is a good guy is sad, this youtube channel has lost their way. I fucking hate this.

  • Albert Noble
    Albert Noble   5 days ago

    Sometimes kurzgesagt videos make me cry with their perfection...

  • Numbers
    Numbers   5 days ago

    wow this is so nice. you must work really hard. wanna be friends ?

  • Alex Cyber Crazy
    Alex Cyber Crazy   5 days ago

    "Overpopulation is a problem"Thanos: Hey at least kurzgesagt agrees with me.

  • CookieMasterT
    CookieMasterT   6 days ago

    we are scared of there being too much of us so there can be us meaning that we are scared of something we want

  • Jeff Bautista
    Jeff Bautista   6 days ago

    This was a lovely video. But I'm still a bit concerned about overpopulation in a context of pollution, over-consumption and waste.

  • JustTeyton
    JustTeyton   6 days ago

    Coronavirus: Hol Up let me take care of this