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China’s hunger for resources drives its exploration of the deep sea, deep space and deep underground

he country's five-year plan for securing more land and resources will involve using satellites to gather facts about the ground and what's beneath it, as well as exploring Mars and the Moon. To handle crowded cities, authorities are considering expanding urban areas underground. By 2020, the nation intends to create a craft that can dive 36,000 feet below the ocean's surface.
12 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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