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Helpful Sketches Bring Beijing's Iconic Landmarks Out of the Smog

A small assist as the city issues its first-ever red alert for severe air pollution.
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If you look hard enough through the thick haze that regularly engulfs Beijing, you can probably make out the faint outline of such iconic structures as the China Central Television (CCTV) tower, the Bird’s Nest stadium, and Tiananmen Square. But some days, the air quality is so severely bad—like on Monday when officials raised the pollution alert to red, the highest level—that all people can see is a wall of gray.