China Rules the World at Expo 2010

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Expo 2010 in Shanghai
Rather than build an expensive stand-alone pavilion, many countries choose instead to customize rented pre-built structures provided by the Expo Bureau. Of these, the most stunning is Angola's terrific entry, modeled on the bizarre Welwitschia mirabilis, the national flower, found only in the Namibian desert.


China Rules the World at Expo 2010 by Adam Minter.

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Adam Minter is the Shanghai correspondent for the Bloomberg World View blog. He is writing a book about the globalization of the scrap recycling industry for Bloomsbury Press.

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