sno man: And - most tellingly - Chinese astronaut Yang Liwei couldn't see it at all."
RexTalionis: The original Great Wall dates back to seventh century China, but the section in Zhangjiakou was rebuilt more than 500 years ago in 1484 during the Ming Dynasty.The original Great Wall started construction in 220 BC, not 7th Century China.Still one of the only man made objects visible from space, the wall is made of stone, brick, tamped earth, wood, and other materials.No, it isn't.
RexTalionis: If you're willing to pay a fee, I'm sure you can hire someone to carry you to the top on a palanquin. At Paishan, I saw an old man get carried to the top by two guys with a palanquin.
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