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Making a mountaintop out of a building

By Berit Griffin, Marvin Windows August 23, 2013

Some people make mountains out of molehills. And some people makes mountains out of rooftops.

Over in China, a Beijing resident took the idea of rooftop gardening to new heights and built a near-perfect replica of a mountaintop. Behold:

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Such attention to detail! If you put your hand over the building below it, you can almost believe you’re looking at a real mountain. Sadly though, the mountaintop has been deemed unsafe by local building authorities and will soon be demolished.

It was beautiful while it lasted though! What’s the most creative use of outdoor space that you’ve seen?

 

Image courtesy of NBC News