This animated infographic depicts the real births and deaths on our planet earth in real-time. Each dot represents one human being. The simulation illustrates 1 birth every .24 seconds and one death every .57 seconds, or 360,000 births and 151,600 deaths per day.
By the way, you can knock the data around by clicking/touching them. Click on the settings gear to change the look or go full screen.
You can embed this on your own website by placing this line of html code on your web page:
<iframe name=”Births and Deaths – A real-time Interactive infographic by Nicolai Grut” src=”http://artbeaker.com/lab/birthanddeath/index.html” height=”480″ width=”640″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no”></iframe>