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Disaster of Magic Figures / Communication

Disaster of Magic Figures

Traditional Chinese people burn paper made to resemble money as an offering to the dead or gods. However, burning each ton of paper would result in 123.8 kilograms of carbon dioxide. Ironically, those blessings would somehow turn into knives and guns that directly terminate lives.

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SHU-TE UNIVERSITY

SHU-TE UNIVERSITY
Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Chun-Hua Ciou,
SHU-TE UNIVERSITY