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Inside 404: Video footage reveals abandoned buildings inside once-busy nuclear city

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he city was built in 1958 in a secret location to be "China's base for building nuclear bombs," but it has been largely abandoned since its population peaked in the 1990s.
10 months ago
Jiayun Feng
By Jiayun Feng
Jiayun is a Chinese native and was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allows her to pursue a journalistic career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.
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