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China is one of oldest continuing civilizations on earth. Learn about its mysteries, inventions, culture, and more with our interest China facts and video.
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Zigzagging like a dragon's tail over China's dynamic landscape, the Great Wall of China is the world's longest man-made structure. Explore the history and wonder of the Wall with these interesting Great Wall of China Facts.
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The Chinese writing system was most likely conceived sometime towards the end of the 2nd millennium BC
Chopsticks originated in China during the Shang dynasty (1766-1122 B.C.)
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A collection of the best and most interesting China facts on the Web, including history, trivia, places to see, random trivia, and video.
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China's biggest problem? Too many men.
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Initially, only members of the royal class were allowed to wear silk
Long fingernails were a sign of beauty and wealth
Cricket fighting dates back to over 1,000 years ago
China's fog is as deadly as smoking
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Three billion fortune cookies are made each year around the world. Most of them are eaten in the U.S.
The all-American condiment actually isn't American
China invented gunpowder, the compass, and importantly, toilet paper.
Travel through these top 10 China facts to learn just who invented the fortune cookie, how many chopsticks the Chinese use, and many other fun and interesting cultural, historical, and environmental facts.
China is the world's most populous country, with over 1.3 billion people. Learn more about what makes this country unique with our list of fascinating China facts.