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Continuing down the Yangtze

After all those stairs the rest of the cruise…was a cruise.

Tired feet, lack of sleep from jetlag and beautiful scenery aren’t too bad of a combination! 47 more words

Snapshots From A Happy Life

Trivia Question for March 30, 2017 – Three Gorges Dam

The Three Gorges Dam in China is home to the worlds largest power station. Raw sewage gets dumped into the rivers and can cause problems with the water flow. 50 more words


The Induced Earthquakes Database

Mining-related activity accounts for the most frequent cause of human induced seismicity, followed by water reservoir impoundment, according to The Induced Earthquakes Database – a comprehensive global review of all human-induced earthquakes. 418 more words

Three Gorges Probe

Weekly Photo Challenge: Edge ( of Yangtze River 2 )

This is a sequel to my last post.

This photo is more stunning than the two I posted yesterday.

The steep cliff overlooking the Yangtze River is just striking. 29 more words


weekly Photo Challenge: Edge ( of the Yangtze River )

Not sure why the theme for this week’s Photo Challenge has not been announced.

I therefore stick to the theme for last week – Edge. 66 more words


On to Wuhan ...

Right, I never heard of it either. It’s the gateway to the Yangtze River Gorges.  We flew out of Shanghai and were told that any flight within three hours of the scheduled flight time was considered on time.  599 more words