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October 25th, 2014

Hans Rosling in Monrovia, Phone Interview, 2014 Oct. 24

(for Swedish Radio P1, Transcript and translation by Harald Hultqvist) Reporter: One of those who are working to stem the spread of the virus is Hans Rosling, Professor of Global Health, Karolinska Institute, currently on location in Monrovia, the Liberian capital. Rep: Good morning. Hans Rosling: Good morning. Rep: We understand that you have just produced Read more …

November 21st, 2013

DON’T PANIC — Watch it online

Don’t Panic — is a one-hour long documentary broadcasted on BBC TWO in November 2013, in which Hans Rosling shows that the world might not be as bad as you might believe! Now you can watch the complete documentary online for free!

November 19th, 2013

Updating Gapminder World Offline Data

How to get the latest numbers offline If you are using the Gapminder World Offline, this is how you keep the data updated.  Mac Users: Go to Gapminder World Offline menu and click on Check for Updates: Non-mac users: Go to Help Menu of the Gapminder World Offline and click on Check for Updates: After that select Update Gapminder World from Read more …

November 7th, 2013

Sources for data shown in DON´T PANIC

DON´T PANIC, is a one-hour documentary film produced by Wingspan Productions for This World on BBC2 and others. The film covers world population, income distribution and the use of fossil fuel. The presenter, Professor Hans Rosling, is the co-founder of Gapminder Foundation, and Gapminder also supplied the data shown in the program and the educational concepts Read more …