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Piggy the cat peering out from the bathroom trash can.
Close To The Summit
Stumbler
Blanket
Evolution
Sparkler
Baby geese stroll across the Publix supermarket parking lot.
The Train Window
Butterfly Kisses
Mountainscape
A realidade dói
Land of deer
Revolutionary tombstone
Pointe des Châteaux
Stretcher
Devotees
Monsoon Evening
Under the Gun
Early morning at the Salto Grande waterfalls
Beware
My tiny backyard under construction
Slot Canyon Story
A Bookstore Adventure
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Land of deer

Baotou is rich in a group of minerals known as "Rare Earths"; these elements are essential for building electronic components of smartphones, tablets, GPS receivers and wind turbines; generating tons of waste per year and resulting in serious health problems among the local population. The circular dam has a capacity of 236 million m3 to accommodate the radioactive elements of the world consumption.

TAGS: China, Pollution

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Date Taken: 05.2016
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PHOTO LOCATION Baotou, China