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Smog Casts a Pall Over Shanghai's Global Ambitions

January 9, 2014
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Beijing has often been the poster child for China's dismal air quality – but Shanghai is following suit with its smoggiest winter on record, posing a challenge to the city's status as a financial hub. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.

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AP (Apr. 3, 2014) — Schools have closed their playgrounds and ambulance staff are reporting a surge in breathing problems as smog blankets parts of England for a second day. Northern Germany was also affected with a thick layer of smog. (April 3) Video provided by AP
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Forest Fire Rages Near Chile's Valparaiso

Forest Fire Rages Near Chile's Valparaiso

Reuters - News Video Online (Mar. 14, 2015) — Authorities evacuate six thousand residents from the Chilean coastal city of Valparaiso where a forest fire casts an orange glow over the city. Gavino Garay reports. Video provided by Reuters
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Smog Shuts Down Chinese City of 11 Million

Smog Shuts Down Chinese City of 11 Million

Newsy (Oct. 21, 2013) — Harbin, a city in northeastern China, closed schools, roads and airports after smog blocked visibility past 30 feet.
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Mongolia: Energy-Efficient Building

Mongolia: Energy-Efficient Building

Deutsche Welle (June 25, 2012) — The Mongolian capital Ulan Bator has serious environmental problems. Uncontrolled immigration has swollen the population, and many residents are heating with primitive coal stoves. The resulting smog in winter is among the world's worst, often reaching twenty times the official limits.
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