Mega-canals could slice through continents for giant ships
Venice it ain’tPlainpicture/Sabine VielmoBy Fred PearceAFTER years of protest, the world’s biggest civil engineering project yet is now cleared for takeoff. Late last month, the Supreme Court in Nicaragua turned down the last environmental claim delaying the construction of the $50 billion Interoceanic Grand Canal. It will carve a 273-kilometre channel...
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