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China's 'mountain-moving' project. [url="http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/video/2012/dec/06/china-mountain-moving-project-video"]Link to this video[/url]
A long, long time ago, an old Chinese peasant named Yu Gong decided to move two inconveniently located mountains away from blocking the entrance to his home. Legend has it he struggled terribly, but ultimately succeeded. Hence the Chinese idiom "Yu Gong moves the mountains." Where there's a will, there's a way. Now Chinese developers are putting old Yu to shame.

In what is being billed as the largest "mountain-moving project" in Chinese history, oneof [url="http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/china"]China[/url]'s biggest construction firms will spend

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Well the dramatic music of the promo video has convinced me its an awesome idea :p

I like China's big infrastructure projects, the TG damn was a mega undertaking and they pulled that off, im sure they can level some mountains to make way for the future.

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This sounds amazing. The only concern I have is the possibility that it may end up as yet another ghost town: [url="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19049254"]http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19049254[/url]

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