10 Interesting Facts About China

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China is the most popular country in all over the world. There are various historical myths are found for the china. The peoples of china are very well-known as Chinese. It is very vast and beautiful country with largest population in all over the world. There are also many of interesting facts found about the china. Below listed are 10 interesting facts about China.

  • Free music

Chinese music can be traced back as far as the third millennium BC Manuscripts and instruments from the early periods of its history are not extant. Google launched its free music service in China in 2009 as a way to compete with rival Baidu.

  • Brain drain

China is trying to reverse its brain drain. A study this year by a scholar at America’s Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education found that 85% of those who gained their doctorate in America in 2006 were still there in 2015.

  • Pencil graphite

During the 1800s, the best graphite in the world came from China. American pencil makers wanted a special way to tell people that their pencils contained Chinese graphite.

  • Hire body doubles

Chinese practice of hiring impostors or body doubles to stand trial and receive penalization in one’s place is situated in Ding zui. The term “body double” chop-chop became popular on Chinese Internet fora, and Chinese authorities attempted to censor related messages.

  • Beijing

This is Located in northern China, close to the port city of Tianjin. It has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, with about 140 million Chinese tourists and 4.4 million international visitors in a year.

  • Great Wall of China

It is a symbol of ancient civilizations that still stands in the China. The 5,500 miles of wall consists of trenches, hills and rivers built by dynasties beginning in 476 BC to defend against nomadic tribes from the north.

  • Turpan Depression

This is a fault-bounded natural depression located around and south of the city-oasis of Turpan, in the Xinjiang in China. It is also the hottest and driest area in China. Its basin lies between the Bogda Mountains to the north and the northern section of the Kuruktag range to the south.

  • Paper birds or kites

The kite is widely accepted as having developed in China. For this reason, one can safely say that the origin of the Chinese kite is substitutable with the origin of the kite. One place in Beijing which you are allowed to fly kites or can see people flying kites is Temple of Heaven Park.

  • Zhang Heng

Zhang Heng was an astronomer, mathematician, engineer, and painter who lived during the Eastern Han Dynasty. The belief that the organization of civil life was a reflection of and controlled by the heavens demanded careful attention to events that might influence government.

  • Tea

The original idea of tea is credited to the legendary Emperor Shennong, who is said to have lived 5 000 years ago. He belongs to China. He was considered as the ancient Chinese Father of Agriculture.

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