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Joel Cohen: An Introduction to Demography (Malthus Miffed: Are People the Problem?)


My name is Joel Cohen I’m Professor of Populations at the Rockefeller University and at Columbia University in New York City.   My background is partially in public health and partially in applied mathematics. WHY SHOULD YOU STUDY DEMOGRAPHY? Why should you consider taking a course in demography in college? 

You will be growing up …

Ignite Youth STEM Learning with Citizen Science

Ignite Youth STEM Learning with Citizen Science

(bright music) – [Alexa] At after school and youth development programs all across the United States, we’re helping young people nurture their STEM, their science, technology, engineering, and mathematics skills in order to help them thrive. (bright music) Citizen science is a partnership between everyday people and professional researchers who do real science together. When …