Caption: Some call it the eighth wonder of world; others say it's the next Great Wall of China. Upon completion in 2009, the Three Gorges Dam will be the world's largest hydroelectric power generator. One of the few man-made structures so enormous that it's actually visible to the naked eye from space. Mastered from original, frame size 1440 x 1080.

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Rise of the Three Gorges Dam

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Duration: 00:00:21.25

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 25

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 897.9M


Capture format: Digital Image Sequence

Frame size: 1440x1080

Codec: Photo - JPEG

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