Wednesday, July 19, 2006

Hyper-Reality Mountain Simulacrum in China

Google Earthlings have found the most bizarre military installation on earth:

In the remote Chinese village of Huangyangtan is a perfect scale-model of a disputed mountainous area along the China/India border, complete with lakes, valleys and snow-capped peaks.

The picture on the bottom to the left shows the simulacrum and that which it is simulating (click to enlarge).


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