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Tell Us the gameCan you guess what this image depicts?

  Go ahead! Stretch your e-magination and test yourself. Click on the right answer and get the full scoop. Get it wrong—try again.

Choices

a Each bundle is a hollow papier-mâché prop for the set of a disaster movie.
 
b There’s not much weight to plastic foam.
 
c The center is filled with helium balloons.
 
d Rice cakes don’t weigh much.

Response

b Right!

He’s balancing big bundles of plastic foam encased in netting, possibly on the way to a nearby recycling center.



Why is this man in Guangzhou, China, not quite so heavily burdened as he appears?


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Photograph by Michael Yamashita
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