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What happens to our bodies after we die? - Farnaz Khatibi Jafari

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Description: View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-happens-to-our-bodies-after-we-die-farnaz-khatibi-jafariSince the dawn of humanity, an estimated 100.8 billion people have lived and died, a number that increases by about 0.8% of the world’s population each year. What happens to all of those peoples’ bodies after they die? And will the planet eventually run out of burial space? Farnaz Khatibi Jafari traces the evolution of how humanity has treated bodies and burials. Lesson by Farnaz Khatibi Jafari, animation by Ivana Bošnjak and Thomas Johnson.
Duration: 4 minutes and 41 seconds
Rating: 9/10 - Excellent
Definition: HD
Published: October 13, 2016
Uploader: TED-Ed


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