Three Gorges Dam

Date: August 12, 2020

Authors: Iona Spooner and Ed Hodgson

Artists: Susan Brigham-Ward, Mira Lu and Lin Xie

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The world’s largest dam is under pressure!

References:

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  6. https://asiatimes.com/2020/07/three-gorges-dam-under-fast-mounting-flood-pressure/
  7. https://www.britannica.com/topic/Three-Gorges-Dam
  8. https://www.power-technology.com/projects/gorges/
  9. https://www.mtholyoke.edu/~lpohara/Pol%20116/ecomonic.html
  10. https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?release=2005-009
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