Yellow River: A Journey Through China The Yellow River has long reflected the glories and the problems of China's past. Today, China's rapid industrialization is taking its toll on the environment surrounding the country's mother river. In this five-part series, NPR travels along the river to see the threats and challenges that lie ahead.

China's Mother River Under Threat

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Yellow River Pollution Is Price of Economic Growth

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Chronic Water Shortages Hit Rural Chinese Hard

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Tourism Along the Yellow River Glorifies China's Past

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River Has Long Reflected China's Glories, Sorrows

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