Birth and death of cities for 6000 years


The team has completed the creation of a unique video which demonstrates from beginning to end the birth and death of cities six thousand years.

Max Galka, member of the authors team, a specialist in cartography and statistics, was able to use the information, showing the urbanization of the planet dynamics. A group of researchers from Yale University of science managed to build one of the largest databases relative density of urban population, and the number of cities that existed throughout all history of mankind.

It’s noted that all the work performed Max Galka (Galka Max), is the author of the project for electronic cartography. After gathering all information, the specialist has programmed a powerful computer to of results. In the end, the urbanization of the planet appeared in the process of the initial process of formation, existence and then disappearance of cities for 6500 years of history on Earth.

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