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The World's Population Might Not Be About Numbers After All

For almost 50 years, the world’s population has grown at an alarming rate, raising fears about strains on the Earth’s resources. But how true are these claims? Taking cues from statistics guru Hans Rosling, "Misconception" offers a provocative glimpse at how the world—and women in particular— are tackling a subject at once personal and global. Academy Award winning director Jessica Yu follows three individuals and focuses on the human implications of this highly charged political issue,  inspiring a fresh look at the consequences of population growth. 

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