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Lost in Beijing: Forgotten wastelands of China’s capital

Beijing is a shiny metropolis, but below the gleaming skyscrapers and busy thoroughfares are desolate amusement parks and abandoned neighborhoods,…

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Beijing’s new highway network connects urban zone twice the size of New York

"Another ring of highways that extends 1,000 km [620 miles] has been built around Beijing, becoming the seventh ring road…

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Sinica extra: Q&A with Ma Tianjie on toxic heavy metals, bourgeois culture and more

Ma Tianjie, the guest on this week's Sinica Podcast about Chinese public opinion, talks about the roots of his interest…

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Amid pollution’s haze, stories make it worth staying in China

Beijing and other parts of China may present health-threatening problems with air quality, but the country is one of the…

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