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Shielding a Buddhist Shrine From the Howling Desert Sands

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Science  22 Aug 2008:
Vol. 321, Issue 5892, pp. 1035
DOI: 10.1126/science.321.5892.1035

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China is embarking on a major new effort to protect the Mogao Grottoes, a unique repository of murals and sculptures on the old Silk Road.