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China is responsible for manufacturing almost a third of the world’s products. More than half of that output happens in the Yangtze River Economic Basin, which would be flooded within a day if the Three Gorges Dam burst.

So if the Three Gorges Dam breaks, somewhere around 15% of the world’s manufacturing would stop.

https://theprepared.com/blog/three-gorges-dam-supply-chains/

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Aug 11 2020, 06:49 PM
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Kamp C used a 32 x 32 foot β€œgantry” printer, the largest of its kind in Europe, to create the shell of the two-story building. Using a special cement mixture ejected from the printer’s nozzle, the on-site work took only 3 weeks, with construction workers adding the roof, foundation, floor, windows, doors, plumbing, and electrical by hand. (See the time-lapse video below.)

The 980 square-foot building also featured ...

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Aug 11 2020, 07:22 AM 1 Like
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