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Building a City: Battling Smog with Towers and Bicycles in Beijing

Pioneering transport solutions and innovative urban architecture are improving air quality and creating a buzz in Beijing

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Daan Roosegaarde, standing next to his smog-free tower, holds smog particles taken from Beijing’s air. Photo: Studio Roosegaarde
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A dish of smog particles taken from Beijing’s air. Photo: Studio Roosegaarde
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A visualization showing how Roosegaarde’s smog-free bikes will work. Photo: Studio Roosegaarde
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A row of Mobikes in China. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
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