If there were only 100 people on Earth…

Screenshot of Miniature Earth: 43 live without basic sanitation

… it’d look like what’s depicted in this short film, The Miniature Earth.

The text is from the late Donella Meadows’ State of the Village Report from 1990 but the movie, now in its third edition, has updated statistics.

It isn’t very new. It’s already been seen by 675,828 people on YouTube since it was posted in September 2006. But I thought it’d be worth giving it a plug.

A great way to spend three and a half minutes, I reckon.