Now In China’s Rivers: Decomposing Humans

“Based on our overall measuring results in past years, water quality not only remained normal, but in some cases has even improved,” said Li Lei, deputy environmental bureau chief of Lanzhou, last week.

The reassuring words, carried by a Hong Kong newspaper, were in response to a controversy triggered by Shanghai’s Oriental Morning Post, which last October reported that since the 1960s at least 10,000 human corpses were found in an 80-kilometer stretch of the Yellow River in and near Lanzhou, …

via The Cuckoo’s Nest

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