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How many humans ever lived?

a visual estimation of the number of humans who have ever lived (140 billion)
How many humans have ever lived?

This infographic supplies an estimate for how many human beings ever lived. (140 billion)

And if that sounds like an astonishing number, imagine how crowded the planet would be if they all existed at once.

Actually, you don’t have to imagine it, because Philip Jose Farmer already has in his Riverworld series, starting with To Your Scattered Bodies Go.

To Your Scattered Bodies Go -- cover image of long river with glowing bodies

Alltop is trying to figure out how many of them were funny.