Man-made marvels: The world's largest artificial islands
The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai's iconic engineering feat, turns 20
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Man-made islands are a testament to our capacity as humans. In modern times, artificial islands are usually formed by land reclamation or the incidental isolation of existing land, and these islands were created to serve varying purposes.
Click through the gallery to find out more about the world’s largest artificial islands.
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LIFESTYLE Olympic games
TRAVEL United kingdom