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Want To Own A Castle? Here's Your Chance.

Want To Own A Castle? Here's Your Chance. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you've ever dreamed of living like royalty, now's your chance... you just have to move to the Midwest.

For some, owning a castle has become a reality since prices have dropped due to the suffering real estate market of the past few years..
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This is the amazing town of Epecuén.

This is the amazing town of Epecuén. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This is the amazing town of Epecuén . Once a booming resort city, it was drowned in 10 metres of water for 25 years after the dam protecting the town was destroyed.
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Warsaw’s Keret House – World’s Narrowest Home Is Just 1.2 Meters Wide

Warsaw’s Keret House – World’s Narrowest Home Is Just 1.2 Meters Wide | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Wedged into the narrow space between two buildings in Warsaw, Poland, the Keret House is considered the narrowest home in the world.
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The Place Where Bridges Are Grown Instead of Built

The Place Where Bridges Are Grown Instead of Built | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Do you know where the most sustainable foot bridges are? No, not in Germany, Costa Rica or the Nordic states, which are the greenest countries according to the GGEI (Global Green Economy Index) 2014, but in the Meghalaya state of northeastern India.
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Japanese Company Fills Offices with Cats to Help Employees Unwind and Improve Productivity

Japanese Company Fills Offices with Cats to Help Employees Unwind and Improve Productivity | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
In a cramped city like Tokyo, where owning a pet is a luxury and most apartments have strict no-pets policies, it’s hard for cat lovers to spend quality time with their favorite animals.
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At This Chinese Restaurant Good-Looking People Eat for Free

At This Chinese Restaurant Good-Looking People Eat for Free | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Who needs money when you have a pretty face, right?. At Jeju Island, a Korean eatery in Zhengzhou city, China, people are allowed to dine at no charge if they happen to be among the five most beautiful patrons of the day.
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The Sunken Town Where You Can Walk On Water

The Sunken Town Where You Can Walk On Water | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This takes "walking on water" to an astonishingly real-life level.

In Italy's Lake Resia, near the borders of Austria and Switzerland, a lone bell tower shoots up from the perfect, blue-green water. It's the only visible remnant of Graun...
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At China’s Most Hardcore High-School Teachers Employ-Army-Style Tactics to Best Educate Students

At China’s Most Hardcore High-School Teachers Employ-Army-Style Tactics to Best Educate Students | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Tucked away in the mountains of China’s Anhui province, in the sleepy little town of Mao Tan Chang, is one of the world’s most intense educational institutions.
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Is this Britain's most haunted shop? Paranormal activity caught on security cam

Is this Britain's most haunted shop? Paranormal activity caught on security cam | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Footage shows medium visiting shop to investigate haunting reports only to witness skull picture fall from a shelf
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Iceland Brewery Makes Beer from Smoked Whale Testicles

Iceland Brewery Makes Beer from Smoked Whale Testicles | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
We’ve seen some pretty weird things done with beer in the past – zombie beer brewed with smoked goat brains, garlic-flavored beer, and even a beer-based breakfast spread.
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Villa Epecuen – The Argentinian Town That Spent 25 Years Underwater

Villa Epecuen – The Argentinian Town That Spent 25 Years Underwater | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The town of Epecuen, in the Argentinian farmlands southwest of Buenos Aires, was once a bustling lakeside resort with a population of over 5,000.
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Hospital Creates Fake Bar to Test New Anti-Drinking Drug

Hospital Creates Fake Bar to Test New Anti-Drinking Drug | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The National Institutes of Health in Washington now has a fake bar stocked full of alcohol bottles filled with colored water. It is used to test a new
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Chinese Zoo Puts Visitors in Metal Cages, Lets Animals Roam Free

Chinese Zoo Puts Visitors in Metal Cages, Lets Animals Roam Free | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The Lehe Ledu Wildlife Zoo in China’s Chongqing City has put a spin on the usual zoo visit experience – people pay to be locked in cages, while hungry lions and tigers roam free around them.
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Iranian Designers Create Salt Restaurant That Filters Polluted Urban Air

Iranian Designers Create Salt Restaurant That Filters Polluted Urban Air | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The aptly named Salt Restaurant in Shiraz, southern Iran, is completely made of salt. The walls, bar, tables and chairs are entirely made of the white mineral; even the stairs have a smooth, salty coating.
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This Huge BMX Park Is Hidden 100 Feet Underground In an Abandoned Mine 

This Huge BMX Park Is Hidden 100 Feet Underground In an Abandoned Mine  | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Right now, indoor BMX parks are all the rage in cities across America. But obviously, these parks are limited by the size of the buildings they inhabit. How to overcome that constraint?
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The 25th Anniversary Icehotel Features An Ice Movie Theatre

The 25th Anniversary Icehotel Features An Ice Movie Theatre | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This year marks the 25th anniversary of crazy Swedes building an entire hotel out of ice each fall.
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A Visit to the Forgotten Volcano That Once Turned Europe Dark | WIRED

A Visit to the Forgotten Volcano That Once Turned Europe Dark | WIRED | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The following is excerpted from Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, by Alexandra Witze and Jeff Kanipe (Pegasus Books, 2015).
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The Eerie Ruins of 11 Abandoned Hotels

The Eerie Ruins of 11 Abandoned Hotels | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Tourism is a funny thing. Sometimes hot spots are hot, prompting opportunistic developers to build. And sometimes they're not.
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The World's 9 Most Haunted Bodies of Water

The World's 9 Most Haunted Bodies of Water | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Ghost ships, watery pianos, vengeful spirits, shipwrecks, killer seaweed, and voodoo... haunted bodies of water come in all kinds and configurations. There's nothing scarier than water that's out to get you.
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Ghosts Come Free With Purchase Of This Medieval Castle

Ghosts Come Free With Purchase Of This Medieval Castle | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you have a spare $429,000, a love of history, a burning desire to live in the northernmost region of England, and don't mind sharing your abode with a ghostly woman (and, according to some reports, a phantom hound), step right this way.
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This Legal "No Man's Land" Hosted Outlaws For Forty-Five Years

This Legal "No Man's Land" Hosted Outlaws For Forty-Five Years | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
There was once a tiny rectangle of land, devoid of any way to sustain human life, but rife with outlaws and booze. It fell under no jurisdiction, and had no law. And it existed in the middle of the United States for forty-five years.
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You'd Never Live Here Because It's Too Small, Right? Step Inside... Yep. Thought So

You'd Never Live Here Because It's Too Small, Right? Step Inside... Yep. Thought So | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This compact home has perfect views and everything you need for a relaxing vacation. Would you visit a place like this?!
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Kazakh Villagers Replace Guard Dogs with Domesticated Wolves

Kazakh Villagers Replace Guard Dogs with Domesticated Wolves | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Who needs guard dogs when you have wolves, right? That’s probably what Kazakh villagers in the Almaty region thought when they decided to replace their canines with the fierce forest-dwelling beasts.
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7 Strange Places Americans Allow Guns

7 Strange Places Americans Allow Guns | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Americans loooove their guns and take them almost anywhere, but here are a few places they're allowed that made us say “wow.”
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Amsterdam Crane Gets Converted into Luxury Hotel

Amsterdam Crane Gets Converted into Luxury Hotel | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Ambitious architects in Amsterdam have converted an old beast of a crane into a luxury hotel, complete with swanky rotating suites, spa pools and a TV broadcasting station.
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