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For the first time in human history, more than half of us live in cities. Vibrant, complex, colossal -- what drives their success?

14 September 2012

Episode 6 - Shanghai

Shanghai is the world’s boomtown; a futuristic metropolis where skyscrapers grow faster than the trees. In one day in this fast-moving city we meet the residents who congregate each day in Fuxing Park to exercise and sing together; visit the world’s busiest seaport; and enjoy the breathtaking views from the latest super-tall skyscraper.

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