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ideas for mountains.

nature’s eminence hollowed  out for storage; internal infrastructure for human tenancy; color coordinated mountainsides through controlled plantings; glass walls installed over the ends of the  Gotthard Base Tunnel to create a giant diorama;  boring machines utilized to create a network of slides traversing interior space;  retrofitted snow machines dispersing aerodynamic origami for special occasions; Garuda-esque hanggliders guarding over hidden bird sanctuaries; stations for the screening of celestial events positioned at various points of extreme geography; summit communities cultivating greater lung capacity though improved cartilaginous passageways; virtual-reality treeforts; vast cast systems modified into camera obscuras projecting speleothems; forests of bipyramidal crystalline prisms; perpetual motion rope swings activating bioluminescent clusters of insects and fungi through travel; aerial canoes traversing the treeline through a network of ropes and pulleys made of vines and discarded carapaces; manmade mounds as time capsules for objects of ritual invention; acoustic arboretums; improvised symphonies specifically trained to produce sonoluminescence; 1:8 scale models of the 20th century’s great megalopolises placed at the bottom of  large bodies of water.