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Greyskye Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-14-07 06:28 PM
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3. pollution in China
Wow. Here is a picture of pollution in Shanghai.

I work with folks who travel here occasionally - they say that sometimes you can't even see the ground during the day from you hotel room windows.

I don't know what the pollution index was when this was taken. I checked todays pollution index, and it's only at 25. Here is Shanghai data from 2004-2007 - it seems to usually stay below 100 with the occasional spike.

You couldn't pay me to attend the Beijing Olympics. I really feel sorry for the athletes who will be there.
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