Photo of the Day

A statue of a Buddha in a coal yard
August 5, 2011

Buddha in Coal Yard, China

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

A coal yard in northern China comes with a Buddha. Coal reserves could run low in a few decades, making green energy in China a must.

See more pictures from the June 2011 feature story "Can China Go Green?"

See pictures of China's cities »

Photograph by Greg Girard, National Geographic
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