Max Roser | Our World in Data
If we manage to avoid a large catastrophe, we are living at the early beginnings of human history.
It is easy to underestimate how much the world can change within a lifetime.
Despite their brief history, computers and AI have fundamentally changed what we see, what we know, and what we do.
It is wrong to think that these three statements contradict each other. We need to see that they are all true to see that a better world is possible.
Americans have a lower life expectancy than people in other rich countries despite paying much more for healthcare. We explore the number of factors which might explain this difference.