How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

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  • Nora Wu
    Nora Wu24 минутын өмнө

    As a Chinese, I'm quite disappointed about the incompetent local government of Wuhan for taking so freaking long to respond properly and failing to take prompt actions to control the situation in the beginning. It's humiliating. But then I was so relieved the central government stepped in and did what it takes to fix it and I was glad when the top officials in Wuhan city and Hubei province and those who were held responsible all got fired and faced with public criticism. Hope everything goes back to normal in a month.

  • Shanghai Newbison
    Shanghai NewbisonЦагийн өмнө

    thanks for this video. Huoshenshan and leishenshan hospitals were built for patients with severe symptoms. Those makeshift hospitals were designed for patients with mild symptoms, so they won’t transfer the virus to their families, communities.

  • Marshall Yeung
    Marshall Yeung2 цагийн өмнө

    flooded after 2days of heavy rain

  • trey sheen
    trey sheen2 цагийн өмнө

    I signed up for curiosity stream a few days after christmas and I never got nebula and it was supposed to be bundled in with mine but I never got it.

  • And then they said
    And then they said2 цагийн өмнө

    You do know that Surgical Masks do nothing to block the spread of infection. You need a respirator, they filter out air. Surgical Masks are made to block liquid like spit and blood.

  • Arnav Keche
    Arnav Keche5 цагийн өмнө

    How china built a hospital in 10 days Indian government:- let's pretend we haven't seen anything

  • Borgus
    Borgus6 цагийн өмнө

    Isn’t the place breaking down rn

  • Archie
    Archie7 цагийн өмнө

    In China no one owns land it all belongs to the CPP

  • Jordan Szatynski
    Jordan Szatynski7 цагийн өмнө

    Important to know, China's top to down government is what caused the virus to spread so far in the first place. They forced doctors to lie to people, and kept everything hush hush for as long as they could, when the truth came out, they put the blame on the local area leader. Something for you guys to think about. A top->down gov like China with a very strong fed gov has some VERY big problems.

  • Archie
    Archie7 цагийн өмнө

    it was a prefab building a publicity stunt now they need hundreds more hospitals to little to late CPP

  • svtfast
    svtfast7 цагийн өмнө

    Not remarkable. Looks like camps in Kuwait.

  • Shu Liu
    Shu Liu9 цагийн өмнө

    Toiatome hideoshi: I built a fortress in one night China: I wanted to do a one word meme but ok...

    FIR DOSH9 цагийн өмнө

    China builds hospital in 10 days My room rent owner takes 402 days (counting) to put a bulb in the toilet

  • Marshall is awesome
    Marshall is awesome10 цагийн өмнө

    So we're not gonna talk about the well documented large scale cover up that when on before, and after the coronavirus became news in western nations? Also, is no one going to mention the atrocious policies the CCP has put in place regarding "quarantines" for the coronavirus?

  • Henry Lu
    Henry Lu11 цагийн өмнө

    Meanwhile, in Berlin...

  • Ardbert Tronin-Fujikawa
    Ardbert Tronin-Fujikawa11 цагийн өмнө

    I see no miracle, but the exploitation of hardworking people.

  • H DB
    H DB11 цагийн өмнө

    Not Hospital, Quarantine Centre.

  • Tube Craft
    Tube Craft12 цагийн өмнө

    There is a problem. Post-hospital completion Chinese Ministry of Health reports lack of doctors.

  • Albert_Bowden
    Albert_Bowden14 цагийн өмнө

    and it all comes tumbling down....

  • Miss Happy
    Miss Happy16 цагийн өмнө

    I'm so glad I'm Chinese!

  • David Levingstone
    David Levingstone16 цагийн өмнө

    This video has so much misinformation and lack of actual facts it hurts my brain

  • Brianne Li
    Brianne Li16 цагийн өмнө

    Good Teamwork, China. Stay strong, God Bless Wuhan, God bless all medical Staff working front line.

  • GP D
    GP D17 цагийн өмнө

    This building was poorly constructed. They literally laid the foundations on dirt without any thought to the load bearing process. This is a mockery to construction. Do not think building a hospital in 10 days is a good thing. This monstrosity is a health hazard. This is truly fake news, and should not be marveled at.

  • Henry Z
    Henry Z17 цагийн өмнө

    China: *builds hospital in 10 days* Wendover: lets take a look at how 1 hospital was- China: *finishes building even larger hospital* Wendover: ....we're gonna need HAI

  • cgarzs
    cgarzs22 цагийн өмнө

    Yey. Paywalled exclusive content that I'll never get to see. Tell me more about how awesome the things I wont have are.

  • Tou Yang
    Tou Yang22 цагийн өмнө

    China: builds hospital in 10 days Me: still trying to put case on phone after 10 days

  • two fortissimo
    two fortissimoӨдрийн өмнө

    They must hired the workers from C&C Generals

  • Bob Ross
    Bob RossӨдрийн өмнө

    China:builds hospital in 10 days Chicago: fixes a single pot hole in 50 years

  • T
    TӨдрийн өмнө

    China got tons of left over prefabricated building parts from building those prison camps for the Uyghur minorities.

  • Bob Ross
    Bob RossӨдрийн өмнө

    China: builds church in 10 days Spain: builds church in 200 years

  • Joshua Choi
    Joshua ChoiӨдрийн өмнө

    Canada takes 10 years to build a very small hospital

  • Karma Fields
    Karma FieldsӨдрийн өмнө

    I hope you make an update video showing massive leaking and falling apart that is happening to this makeshift facility 😅🤷🏼‍♂️

  • Central Intelligence Agency

    Central Intelligence Agency

    16 цагийн өмнө

    Nah, considering how this channels sucks CCP dick I wouldn't be surprised if some money was flowing.

  • Jasmine Sierra
    Jasmine SierraӨдрийн өмнө

    Doomsday apocalypse Jesus is coming

  • Jenn W
    Jenn WӨдрийн өмнө

    It took a year to get that cbc line @ 9:45 where I work...

  • Matthee Latham
    Matthee LathamӨдрийн өмнө

    Looks abit ghetto tho

  • ahhchoo
    ahhchoo2 өдрийн өмнө

    You should look deeper into China's recent history with construction quality. I will happy if this "hospital" is still standing under it's own power in 3 years. Here's a glimpse of the hospital now. It's already falling apart.

  • Will Doherty
    Will Doherty2 өдрийн өмнө

    what did u get paid by the Chinese govt to make them look better? cause u missing alot of details bud jesus christ "if anyone was going to pull this off, it was them" r u fuckin with me right?

  • Ric Nyc
    Ric Nyc2 өдрийн өмнө

    China: built a hospital in 10 days. Brazil: Queiroz (best friend of Bolsonaro) has been hiding from justice for 2 years.

  • Super Mann 3
    Super Mann 32 өдрийн өмнө

    they built a large box!

  • gupsphoo
    gupsphoo2 өдрийн өмнө

    Funny how China relentlessly showed how fast they were building this hospital, but showed very little after it was completed. Because it turned out to be just a concentration camp which hardly qualifies as a medical facility. It was hastily constructed to cram all the sick people there who await their eventual death and cremation.

  • SeaJay Oceans
    SeaJay Oceans2 өдрийн өмнө

    Impressive Construction - this is not only an achievement for China, this is a great success for the human species. Space Ships are great - but building all of this so quickly will be a great help to many people. Save Lives. Repent, Pray, and learn from Jesus.

  • Bram Slootmans
    Bram Slootmans2 өдрийн өмнө

    Do they also build their *Uighur concentration camps* this quick??

  • Chris
    Chris2 өдрийн өмнө

    While at my school 2 weeks to flatten the ground for a new building

  • Eric Cook
    Eric Cook2 өдрийн өмнө

    See how long it takes for it to fall apart.

  • Isaac Souza
    Isaac Souza2 өдрийн өмнө

    you removed the video about brazil, why?

  • Flyz it Dies
    Flyz it Dies2 өдрийн өмнө

    Imagine you have a massive empty lot next door to you.... you go on vacation for just 10 days... you come back and there’s a fucking hospital

  • John Zhirzhan
    John Zhirzhan2 өдрийн өмнө

    They did not build a hospital in 10 days they made a holding facility it would be impossible to build a hospital in 10 days

  • Keep Smiling
    Keep Smiling2 өдрийн өмнө

    Lmao, thought he was going to give the second mask to her

  • Rui Chanoca
    Rui Chanoca2 өдрийн өмнө

    The answer is "by cutting corners". The hospital is already degrading and flooding.

  • Doc
    Doc2 өдрийн өмнө

    May you please update this video to include the fact that Dr. Li WenLiang of Wuhan tried to raise the alarm when he found CoronaVirus cases rapidly spreading in mid December, but the local Chinese government forced him to sign a reprimand that stated he was lying/spreading propaganda. They silenced him. He’s now dead of the same virus he tried to warn us about. He’s a MARTYR and should be honored as such.

  • slightly blue
    slightly blue2 өдрийн өмнө

    "Hospitals" ಠ_ʖಠ

  • 郁淇


    Өдрийн өмнө

    Institutions providing medical and surgical treatment and nursing care for sick or injured people, check. So yes, hospitals.

  • xing xu
    xing xu2 өдрийн өмнө


  • Skr K
    Skr K2 өдрийн өмнө

    OMG time is life

  • Skr K
    Skr K2 өдрийн өмнө

    OMG time is life

  • p R
    p R2 өдрийн өмнө

    It ain't a hospital

  • Jani Akujärvi
    Jani Akujärvi2 өдрийн өмнө

    What good did it do for them anyway.

  • Khrashing Phantom
    Khrashing Phantom2 өдрийн өмнө

    Built a hospital in 10 days?! Well actually that sounds absolutely plausible. Get a TON of people working constantly on one thing, without having to worry about zoning, use a pre-made plan/template you already have access to, have a prefabricated lot, and work constantly until the project is done. A lot of people will say this hospital is poorly built, but I believe it is not worse than any other hospital in the area, it was just built quickly because of a ultra dedication to it. That same concept can be brought to any building project here in the U.S. Red tape conversation aside (seriously I don't want to talk about red tape in the U.S) if you dedicate a large sector of people working constantly on 1 thing it would get done fairly quickly. Especially if they have the resources to do it on hand at the start.

  • Antonio Carniero
    Antonio Carniero2 өдрийн өмнө

    Guess this is one of the benefits of an autocracy.

  • Jordan Szatynski

    Jordan Szatynski

    7 цагийн өмнө

    pros of a strong fed gov. There are a LOT of negatives to come along with this.

  • Zen Stup
    Zen Stup3 өдрийн өмнө

    First day arrive China, wow this country has nothing. 10 days later leaving the hotel be like "have I been sleeping for 10 years?"

  • Bansiew MNgap
    Bansiew MNgap3 өдрийн өмнө

    In the absence of corruption, it's amazing how much progress humans can make