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This Secret Treasure Room May Be The Best Birthday Present Of All Time

This Secret Treasure Room May Be The Best Birthday Present Of All Time | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When Sarah Goer and her husband discovered a disused storage space attached to their son's room, they decided to convert it into a Secret Treasure Room.
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The Sad, Desolate State of Athens' Olympic Venues, 10 Years Later

The Sad, Desolate State of Athens' Olympic Venues, 10 Years Later | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
10 years ago this week, the Summer Olympics triumphantly returned to their historic home with splashy opening ceremonies in Athens, Greece. Unfortunately, the glory did not last after the Games.
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Photos Of Everyday Life In Pripyat Before The Chernobyl Disaster

Photos Of Everyday Life In Pripyat Before The Chernobyl Disaster | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Today, the city of Pripyat, Ukraine, is a ghost town , abandoned and overgrown in the wake of the disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.
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Tour the Labs Where the World’s Creepiest Humanoid Robots Are Born

Tour the Labs Where the World’s Creepiest Humanoid Robots Are Born | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
French photographer Yves Gellie has been exploring the anthropomorphizing of machines, and his book Human Version goes inside the laboratories building robots that mimic our appearance and movements.
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Flower-Shaped Buildings Turn Cities Into Artificial Gardens

Flower-Shaped Buildings Turn Cities Into Artificial Gardens | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Amidst the more conventional towers soaring over city skylines, these flower-shaped buildings blossom, adding a bit of nature-inspired grace to their urban surroundings.
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​The Ships That Were Transformed Into Research Stations

​The Ships That Were Transformed Into Research Stations | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Ranging from retrofitted military surplus to custom-built research vessels, these ships have been teaching us about just what goes on deep in the water for more than 80 years. Check out the pictures — and details on their history — after the jump!
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This Is What Famous Landmarks Would Look Like After A Global Disaster

You've seen lots of post-apocalyptic worlds — but how would some of the most famous places on Earth look after everything fell apart?
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How Five of the World's Coolest New Bridges Stay Upright

How Five of the World's Coolest New Bridges Stay Upright | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Last week, we looked at the Institution of Structural Engineers' picks for the best structures of the year .
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Unless You're Insane Or Evil, Stay FAR Away From These Places. Seriously.

Unless You're Insane Or Evil, Stay FAR Away From These Places. Seriously. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Including, quite literally, The Door To Hell. (Unless You're Insane Or Evil, Stay FAR Away From These Places. Seriously.
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Behold These Incredible Works Of Architecture Made Out Of Living Trees

Behold These Incredible Works Of Architecture Made Out Of Living Trees | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Now these are the ultimate tree houses. Living trees are guided into the shapes of towers, cathedrals, and pavilions, creating wooden structures that continue to grow and bud and bloom.
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World Trade Center 'Mystery' Ship Found To Be At Least 240 Years Old

World Trade Center 'Mystery' Ship Found To Be At Least 240 Years Old | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The mystery ship in the image to your left has been found to be at least 240 years old. The remnants of the ship were discovered by construction workers back in 2010 whilst clearing out the area where the WTC once stood.
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The Tattered, Haunting Remains of Abandoned Airports

The Tattered, Haunting Remains of Abandoned Airports | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
You've seen where airplanes go to die , but what happens to the airports we abandon? They slowly fall to pieces, like the ones in this gallery, looking like sad monuments to a future that never happened.
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Pit Filled With Thousands Of Ice Age Bones Will Be Opened To Scientists

Pit Filled With Thousands Of Ice Age Bones Will Be Opened To Scientists | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A sinkhole in Wyoming where countless Ice Age animals fell to their deaths is finally being opened to scientists.
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9 People (and Flights) Who Ended up at the Wrong Airport

9 People (and Flights) Who Ended up at the Wrong Airport | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
From confusing Grenada with Granada, to mixing up Sydney in Australia to the one in Canada, take a look at these disastrous traveling experiences.
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The Graveyard that became a Restaurant

The Graveyard that became a Restaurant | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Cities in India can be pretty crowded places. There’s not always a lot of room to expand your business, even if it’s doing well, so sometimes you’ve just got to incorporate previously existing structures into your theme.
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The Weirdest Micronations That Have Ever Existed

The Weirdest Micronations That Have Ever Existed | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Living in a regular country, with a normal government, can get annoying sometimes. Taxes, laws, political disputes... it's all kind of a bummer. So why not go live in a tiny country of your own?
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Tourists in Budapest pay to be locked up in cellars

Tourists in Budapest pay to be locked up in cellars | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - In a ramshackle old building in Budapest, tourists pay to be locked up in a room and try to escape by solving a series of mysterious clues, opening locks and finding their way out.
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How An Architect Who Has Never Left North Korea Imagines The Future

How An Architect Who Has Never Left North Korea Imagines The Future | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
North Korea's architecture is truly fascinating , influenced by the need to rebuild Pyongyang in the wake of the Korean War and the nation's relative isolation.
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13 European Dream Homes You Can Actually Rent

13 European Dream Homes You Can Actually Rent | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
It's no secret that Europe is full of magical places. However, you're probably never going to stay in Windsor Castle or sleep in Rapunzel's tower.
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10 Very Unusual Libraries

10 Very Unusual Libraries | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The people who think libraries are boring have never stepped foot in one of these.
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What's The Most Haunted Place You've Ever Dared To Visit?

What's The Most Haunted Place You've Ever Dared To Visit? | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
What creepy place, tale, bit of folklore, or haunted happening scared the bejeezus out of you?
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This Home's Bedrooms Have Wheels So You Can Roll Them Outside

This Home's Bedrooms Have Wheels So You Can Roll Them Outside | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
We've seen doors that spin on their hinges and whole facades that rotate towards the sun, but there are mechanically simpler ways to approach transforming architecture.
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More mysterious craters found in Russia's remote Siberia region

More mysterious craters found in Russia's remote Siberia region | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Two more craters of unknown origin have been spotted in Russia's Siberia region, weeks after a similar-looking hole was found in the isolated northernmost area, a local paper reported.
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Incredible Transforming Apartments Turn Tiny Rooms Into Spacious Homes

Incredible Transforming Apartments Turn Tiny Rooms Into Spacious Homes | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Don't be fooled by the small square footage of these apartments; they're actually roomy homes in disguise. Thanks to walls the move, furniture that folds away, and disappearing kitchens, these apartments can store numerous rooms in a very tiny space.
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Mysterious River Runs Blood-Red in China

Mysterious River Runs Blood-Red in China | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Baffled locals who used to boast that they had one of the healthiest rivers in China were baffled when the river turned a deep, dark red.
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