Pilot nails sideways landing in 40-knot crosswinds at Bristol Airport.
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Bridge of opportunity: The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge is expected to boost logistics in the Pearl River Delta region, after it opens to traffic later this week. Follow us on: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ChinaViewTV Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/XinhuaNewsAg... Twitter: https://twitter.com/xhnews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chinaxinhua... Xinhuanet: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/
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Ruth and her husband Yaxing have been together for three years and are determined to solve all problems emerging in their life. Before coming to China, Ruth was a student of the Confucious Institution. She was even on TV for her good performance in the Chinese language.Ruth never thought that she would settle down in China at first. Yaxing is a TV host before meeting Ruth. After getting married,they set up a group called China-Africa Flamingo to contribute to China-Kenyan cultural exchange.
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Chinese man plants 50,000 trees in 15 years, turning barren land on the edge of China's third largest desert into an oasis. Follow us on: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ChinaViewTV Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/XinhuaNewsAgency Twitter: https://twitter.com/xhnews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chinaxinhuanews/ Xinhuanet: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/
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Colombian architect Oscar Mendez is building a house with blocks and cuboids made of discarded plastics. (Soundbite) Oscar Mendez, CEO Concepts Plastics. "We are creating economic value from plastics that have no market. They are contaminated plastics, but now with a market after being recycled." The idea came from musician Fernando Llanos and was later adopted by architect Oscar Mendez, who through several years of research managed to develop bricks from processing all types of used plastics. (Soundbite) Oscar Mendez, CEO of Concept Plastics "This is an initiative of triple impacts: economic impact, environmental impact and social impact." Now the invention has started to benefit thousands of homeless, who are having their own housed built mainly in suburbs with the special chunks. (Soundbite) Oscar Mendez, CEO of Concept Plastics "The housing deficit in Latin America is tremendous. 40% percent of people in Africa, Asia and Latin America do not own a home. One in seven people in the world lives in extreme poverty. Then we want to improve this situation by offering houses." With wide use of the new building components, Colombia also expects to downsize contamination caused by thrown-away plastics. (Soundbite) Oscar Mendez, CEO of Concept Plastics "On the environmental side, only in Bogota 6,300 tons of waste is thrown into the landfill is (each year), of which approximately 12%, or 750 tons, are plastics. Only 100 tons are recycled. We are recycling more of them to build hundreds of houses (for displace people)."
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World's longest sea bridge is ready for launch. Check out this video to find out what's special about the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge.
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From one tree to 480 million! Just north of Beijing is Saihanba, the world's largest man-made forest. The "Great Green Wall" acts like an environmental sheild and protects north China from sandstorms. Follow us on: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ChinaViewTV Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/XinhuaNewsAgency Twitter: https://twitter.com/xhnews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chinaxinhuanews/ Xinhuanet: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/
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According to legends,a team of Chinese sailors survived a shipwreck in the Indian Ocean waters and settled in Lamu Island. Historians contend the sailors were part of a fleet sent by the legendary Chinese navigator Zheng He. Six centuries later, the descendants of these Chinese sailors are visible in Lamu where China's ancient Maritime Silk road terminates. In Siyu village,archeologists have discovered artifacts like porcelain and coins that were symbols of the Ming dynasty. Mwamaka and her family are among the ones who are living testimony of the earliest contacts between Kenya and China. It was in 2002 that a team of distinguished Kenyan and Chinese researchers carried a DNA analysis on Mwamaka's 63-year-old mother and discovered that she has Chinese genetics. Soon afterwards,the Chinese government offered Mwamaka a scholarship to study Chinese traditional medicine in China. Kenyan and Chinese archeologists have been tracing evidence of ancient contacts in the Kenyan coast .They hope to find the the shipwreck to help unearth all artifacts symbolizing ancient cultural and trade ties.
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China National Space Administration released a video of Chang’e-4 making its soft landing on the moon’s far side. Take a look.
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How is China fueling economic growth in African nations? Here's a brief look at Chinese-built projects in Africa. #ChinaInAfrica Follow us on: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ChinaViewTV Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/XinhuaNewsAgency Twitter: https://twitter.com/xhnews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chinaxinhuanews/ Xinhuanet: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/
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From the world's highest bridge, to the longest manmade sea crossing, and to the fastest supercomputer, China is showing what it really means to do big things. Here are some of the most jaw-dropping engineering, infrastructure and sicence projects the country is undertaking in 2017.
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COSCO Shipping Panama, a vessel belonging to China COSCO Shipping Corporation, sails down the expanded Panama Canal in the morning of June 26, becoming the first ship to mark its official opening. (Soundbite) Jorge Luis Quijano, Administrator of Panama Canal Authority "The Panama Canal 102 years ago hit two oceans. Now we connect the present and the future. It is an honor to announce what we did together: expanded the canal. Thank you." The Chinese container vessel opens a chapter in the global shipping history by marking the conclusion of the nine-year expansion project of the canal. (Soundbite) Xu Lirong, Chairman of China COSCO Shipping Corporation “The new set of locks shortens the traffic time and downsizes the cost. It is very competitive. I believe it will boost China’s overseas trade.” The expansion of the Panama Canal will bring the traffic through the inter-oceanic passage to a new level, which already handles around 6 percent of global trade transportation. (Soundbite) Juan Carlos Varela, President of Panama "I would ask all the present to look up to the only flag that must always sway over this channel, which is the flag of Panama. With pride, God bless Columbus! May God bless the people of Panama! Thank you very much.” With the expansion of the canal's width and depth, the traffic volume will get tripled, further boosting the 1 billion U.S. dollars that the Panamanian government collects each year from its operation.
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It takes at least 18 months to make a Guqin, a 7-stringed zither that dates back over 3,000 years. The process has more than 100 steps, including crushing pearls and gemstones and mix them with raw lacquer. The instrument has been hailed as the "father of Chinese music."
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This village near Russia's border with China used to be on the verge of abandonment. But things started to change, after the arrival of two Chinese brothers.
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How can man and nature live in harmony? #XinhuaSpecial heads to Ningxia, a tiny region in the middle of China that is surrounded by deserts, to explore some of the very creative ways that it has struck a balance between its people and the land.
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A leading Chinese firm has manufactured more than 780 tunnel boring machines in about 10 years, and the chief engineer behind the technical advancements is a woman. #InternationalWomensDay
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A scenic ride on Chinese-built Mombasa-Nairobi railway. The 480 km-long rail line in Kenya has carried about 480,000 passengers since its inauguration in late May.
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Barren, windy land turned into oasis. After more than 60 years of afforestation efforts, Youyu county in Shanxi boasts of a 54% forest cover, compared to 0.3% in the early days after the founding of new China.
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Chinese electrochemists have found a way to produce unique powder that can inflate and settle again by itself in a few minutes. The material can be used in high-energy batteries and super capacitors.
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Diagnosed with kidney failure 20 years ago, Hu Songwen couldn't afford hospital treatment and his health insurance was inadequate. But Hu didn't accept defeat. Instead he built a home dialysis machine that has kept him alive since he had to stop going to the hospital 13 years ago.
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Aerial view of Africa's first electrified railway. The Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti railway cuts travel time from several days to only 10 hours. #ChinaInAfrica
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Drone footage captures the shocking scale of devastation at the site of explosions in China's northern port city of Tianjin. At least 50 people have died and hundreds were injured when a warehouse for hazardous chemicals caught fire and exploded. (This video has no sound.)
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Stunning aerial view: China's amphibious aircraft AG600 makes maiden flight from water. Follow us on: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ChinaViewTV Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/XinhuaNewsAgency Twitter: https://twitter.com/xhnews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chinaxinhuanews/ Xinhuanet: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/
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What do small ideas need to grow? #XinhuaSpecial heads to Zhongguancun - a high-tech innovation hub in Beijing, China.
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Refrigerated block train brings New Year delicacies to Tibetans in Lhasa, China, via world's highest railway line.
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A man has planted over 200 hectares of trees in a north China desert over the past 30 years to halt encroaching sand from a nearby desert.
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China's Little Africa lies in the southern city of Guangzhou, where about 200,000 Africans have come to pursue an array of business opportunities. Many have witnessed China's economic boom and transformation, and some have chosen to settle down in the country. In today's program, we take you to China's "Chocolate City."
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Iron Hand Kung Fu that can smash muscles and break bones. Shaolin Kung Fu practitioners display hand-strengthening tactics and methods which deliver both inner power and external force during a martial arts festival in Mount Song, central China's Henan Province.
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Desert town turns into green city. Ordos, where 90 percent of land was once covered by sand, has spent more than 20 years in fighting invasive sand dunes and managed to create an oasis out of the vast deserts of northern China.
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China's homegrown C919 large passenger jet is expected to be available to customers by 2021. To keep the project on schedule, and create a maximum seating capacity, flight test engineers remain working despite the Spring Festival holiday. Find out what they do.
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Construction of a tunnel has begun under Taihu Lake in east China's Jiangsu Province. It will be the longest and widest underwater highway tunnel in the country.
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What do 2,000-year-old "limousines" look like? Go back in time to the Qin Dynasty to find out!
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One small step for Chang'e-4, one giant leap for humankind! How did the probe reach the far side of the moon? What is it looking for? #XinhuaSpecial explains all!
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