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These Chinese Fishing Communities Raise Their Own Fish

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These Chinese Fishing Communities Raise Their Own Fish

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Xinjiang, a harbor town in Hainan province, has been a major fish exporter going back generations. The amazing thing is that most of its output comes from 'fish farms' - built right there in the open water.

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China is growing at a breakneck pace and racing to keep up with demand. As new cities are built and current ones expand, the country is pushing the limits of technology and innovation. On an aerial tour over megacities like Shanghai and Beijing, discover how the population works, travels, plays, and adapts to China's exploding economy and massive urban transformation.

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