sno man: And - most tellingly - Chinese astronaut Yang Liwei couldn't see it at all."
FriarReb98: sno man: And - most tellingly - Chinese astronaut Yang Liwei couldn't see it at all."And I bet he was really squinting, too.
sno man: 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.Well just cause YOU can't see it from space...or"one of the" as in 'not the only', but it's still a shortish list in daylight.oris it the materials list you have issue with?
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.
unlikely: "Sappy" tag out visiting the damage?/obscure?
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