The Yanghai Tombs in the Turpan Basin (Xinjiang Autonomous Region) of northwest China account for extremes of factors. Located in the Gobi desert region of the country, these tombs mainly built by and for the nomadic pastoralists of the Subeixi culture, are arranged in a gargantuan cemetery that encompasses a whopping 600,000 sq ft of…

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