AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration
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Report: Warming could cause greatest human migration ever

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Women Are Key To History Of Human Migration, Bones Show

Women Are Key To History Of Human Migration, Bones Show | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
While men were hanging out at home, prehistoric women were journeying around Europe in search for a better life.
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15 States, DC Sue Trump Administration Over Ending DACA

15 States, DC Sue Trump Administration Over Ending DACA | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra plans to file a separate lawsuit because a quarter of DACA recipients are California residents.
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U.S. Reaches Goal of Admitting 10,000 Syrian Refugees. Here’s Where They Went.

U.S. Reaches Goal of Admitting 10,000 Syrian Refugees. Here’s Where They Went. | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Where Syrian refugees have settled in the United States.
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The Fascinating Story Behind Why So Many Nail Technicians Are Vietnamese

The Fascinating Story Behind Why So Many Nail Technicians Are Vietnamese | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Many got their start in the field thanks to Hollywood star Tippi Hedren.
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Which EU Country Has the Most Citizens Living Abroad?

Which EU Country Has the Most Citizens Living Abroad? | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Of the 28 European Union member states, which one has the largest population living outside the country?   Answer: the United Kingdom Immigrants vs. expats While the U.K. votes to approve the Brexit and leave the E.U. to stop the inflow of foreign immigrants, the fact that 4.9 million of its own citizens are living in other countries goes […]
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All the World’s Immigration Visualized in 1 Map

All the World’s Immigration Visualized in 1 Map | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
This map shows the estimated net immigration (inflows minus outflows) by origin and destination country between 2010 and 2015. Blue circles = positive net migration (more inflows). Red circles = negative net migration (more outflows). Each yellow dot represents 1,000 people. Hover over a circle to see that country’s total net migration between 2010 and 2015. […]
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World Population: The fall of Asia and the rise of Africa

World Population: The fall of Asia and the rise of Africa | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Population of the World, 1800-2100* country size = share of world population * 2100 population figures are projections from the UN’s Population Division gif version For thousands of years, Asia has been the population center of the world. But that’s about to change. Asia contains 7 of the 10 most populous countries in the world, the […]
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The Global Extremes of Population Density

The Global Extremes of Population Density | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Only 5% of the world’s population lives in the entire blue region. For comparison, the same number of people live in the small red region. Update: What this map looks like as an equal area projection, and why it would have been a poor choice Believe it or not, it’s true. There are just as many people living […]
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More Than 18,000 Rohingya Flee as Violence Renews | Inter Press Service

More Than 18,000 Rohingya Flee as Violence Renews | Inter Press Service | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
A surge in deadly violence in Myanmar has forced over 18,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee in less than one week, a migration agency said. The movement began after the Southeast Asian nation’s government launched “clearance operations” following attacks on security posts on Aug. 25 by an armed group known as the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army […]
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Hungary denounces 'violence' of EU migrant plan

Hungary denounces 'violence' of EU migrant plan | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Thursday launched a fresh attack on an EU plan to share thousands of migrants around the bloc, saying that forcing his country to partake in the scheme bordered on "violence".
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What we know about the nearly 800,000 immigrants protected by DACA

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What we know about the nearly 800,000 immigrants protected by DACA
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More than half of the world's population lives inside this circle

More than half of the world's population lives inside this circle | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Even more mindblowing: said circle is mostly water.
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Science Explains...What Happens if You Never Leave Your Hometown

Science Explains...What Happens if You Never Leave Your Hometown | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
America was built on the concept of Manifest Destiny. We look up to the people who took big chances, who struck out on their own, who walked into the great
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Baby boy born on migrant rescue vessel

Baby boy born on migrant rescue vessel | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
A baby boy was born on a refugee rescue vessel in the Mediterranean Monday morning.
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The Ins and Outs of Immigration in the European Union

The Ins and Outs of Immigration in the European Union | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
The interactive map below shows the net migration (inflows minus outflows) of each country in the European Union between 2010 and 2015. Blue circle = positive net migration (more inflows). Red circle = negative net migration (more outflows). Each orange dot represents 1,000 people. Hover over a circle (or tap on mobile) to see that country’s […]
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Visualizing the Great Migration — The Most Under-Reported Story of the 20th Century

Visualizing the Great Migration — The Most Under-Reported Story of the 20th Century | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
In 1910, 83% of African Americans lived in the South, about the same percentage that had lived there since at least as far back as 1790. In the 60 years that followed, growing racism and a lack of economic opportunities in the South led more than 6 million African Americans to migrate north. The pull […]
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Half the World’s Population Lives in Just 1% of the Land [Map]

Half the World’s Population Lives in Just 1% of the Land [Map] | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
Half the world’s population lives in the yellow. The other half lives in the black. This map was created using gridded population data compiled by NASA. Whereas populations are typically broken down by geographic regions such as countries or states, gridded population data divides the world population into a grid of tiny square-shaped cells, without regard for administrative borders. The population grid used here […]
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How Many U.S. Cities Can You Fit Inside Tokyo?

How Many U.S. Cities Can You Fit Inside Tokyo? | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
According to a 2014 report by the U.N., “Tokyo is the world’s largest city with an agglomeration of 38 million inhabitants.” That can’t be right, you might say. No city has that many people. It says on Wikipedia that the population of Tokyo is only 13 million. From a more technical perspective, there is only one City of Tokyo, and it’s population […]
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Here’s Everyone Who’s Immigrated to the U.S. Since 1820

Here’s Everyone Who’s Immigrated to the U.S. Since 1820 | AP Human Geography: Unit 2- Population and Migration | Scoop.it
From 1820 to 2013, 79 million people obtained lawful permanent resident status in the United States. The interactive map below visualizes all of them based on their prior country of residence. The brightness of a country corresponds to its total migration to the U.S. at the given time. Use the controls at the bottom to stop / […]
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Population pyramids: Powerful predictors of the future - Kim Preshoff

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/population-pyramids-powerful-predictors-of-the-future-kim-preshoff Population statistics are like crystal ball
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