Feb 15, 2012
Hans Rosling uses his fascinating data-bubble software to burst myths about the developing world - Momentum 2011: Hans Rosling
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International health guru Hans Rosling is known worldwide for using animations of global trends to brings statistics to life as he lectures about past and contemporary economic, social and environmental changes in the world.
Informative and humorous presentation... "fascinating data-bubble software to burst myths about the developing world" ... Monte
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