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Video: The Fallen of World War II

“More people died in World War II than any other war in history,” explains Neil Halloran in The Fallen of World War II. In his 15-minute film, Halloran uses innovative data visualization techniques to put the human cost of WW II into perspective, showing how some 70 million lives were lost across Europe and Asia from 1939 to 1945.

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— The aftermath of the bombing of Nagasaki

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