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The "Seed Cathedral" in the United Kingdom Pavilion

The centerpiece of the UK Pavilion will be the "Seed Cathedral" that contains more than 60,000 seeds of various plants.

Visitors will be surrounded by the seeds, each in a long thin crystal rod implanted in the illuminated walls and ceiling of the fuzzy cube-like structure. They can watch, touch and recognize the seeds.

After the World Expo Shanghai, the seeds will be planted around China.

Around 100 visitors can visit the 20-meter cube at any time.

Tip: Log onto www.ukshanghaiexpo.com, the official Website of the UK Pavilion, before visiting the "Seed Cathedral." The names and pictures of the seeds are displayed.
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