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Return to Transcripts main page. CNN 10. Note: This page is continually updated as new transcripts become available. If you cannot find a specific segment, check back later.

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19 Fun Facts About Norway - The Barefoot Nomad

These fun facts about Norway include Brigadier Sir Nils Olav (he's a penguin) to Europe's highest waterfall and the Norwegian fondness for Freia chocolate.

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Future trends in underground construction - Britannica.com

Tunnels and underground excavations - Future trends in underground construction: Unexpectedly rapid increases in urbanization throughout the world, especially since World War II, have brought many problems, including congestion, air pollution, loss of scarce surface area for vehicular ways, and major traffic disruption during their construction.

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Giant Chinese infrastructure projects that are reshaping the ...

A huge change is underway in China. Over the next 10 years, the country plans to move 250 million people — the equivalent of Indonesia's entire population — into the country's rapidly growing megacities. To accommodate that enormous migration, the country has invested billions of dollars in ...

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Best Nude Beaches in Europe to Visit Right Now - Thrillist

America's nude beaches are great, but Europe's in a completely different league when it comes to shoreline skinny-dipping.

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Tunnel - Wikipedia

A tunnel is an underground passageway, dug through the surrounding soil/earth/rock and enclosed except for entrance and exit, commonly at each end. A pipeline is not a tunnel, though some recent tunnels have used immersed tube construction techniques rather than traditional tunnel boring methods.

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Seven Wonder of the Modern World: Channel Tunnel

Twin rail lines plunge into the Channel Tunnel near Coquelles, France for their 31 mile underground/underwater run. (Photograph Holger Weinandt licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Germany license) In 1802 a French mining engineer named Albert Mathieu had a wonderful idea ...

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Mother Earth Mother Board | WIRED

The hacker tourist ventures forth across the wide and wondrous meatspace of three continents, chronicling the laying of the longest wire on Earth.

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Gates of Vienna

At the siege of Vienna in 1683 Islam seemed poised to overrun Christian Europe. We are in a new phase of a very old war.

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70 Stunning Facts about Norway | FactRetriever.com

The cheese slicer was invented in Norway in 1925 by Thor Bjørklund. [9] The Lærdal Tunnel is the world's longest road tunnel at 15 miles (24.5 km).

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Channel Tunnel - Wikipedia

The Channel Tunnel (French: Le tunnel sous la Manche; also nicknamed the Chunnel) is a 50.45-kilometre (31.35 mi) rail tunnel linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom, with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France, beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover.

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