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This abandoned Chinese island shows what the world might look like without humans

Shengshan Island is a completely abandoned island town in Eastern China — and it was captured on video by a visitor. All of the structures are still standing, now covered by ivy and other foliage. The island was once a bustling fishing village that was abandoned after its inhabitants discovered they could earn the same living on the mainland.

Produced by Emma Fierberg. Video courtesy of Associated Press. 

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