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Italian Village Warms withs First Winter Sunrise in 800 Years

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006

Viganella is an Italian alpine village where between Nov 11 and Feb 2 the sun does not rise above the mountains.

Christoph at anArchitecture blog posts news that the village has installed a large motorized mirror that tracks the sun and reflects sunlight down to the village.

The sun coming up everyday…living well!