Big Trouble in Little China

You know how there’s that building boom in China? Well, even though these new massive skyskrapers may be the answer to increasing urban densities, The China Daily reports that they might not necessarily be a good thing. Many of the cities in China are over 3000 years old, and city officials are beginning to worry that their history is literarlly becoming obscured by the rise of the high-rise. – via ArchNewsNow

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