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This Mysterious NYC Castle Was Actually America's First Cancer Hospital

This Mysterious NYC Castle Was Actually America's First Cancer Hospital | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
On the southwest corner of Central Park West and 106th Street in New York City, there's an enormous castle. It takes up the whole east end of the block, with its red brick cylindrical turrets topped with gleaming silver cones.
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So This Is How You Move a Neighborhood of Houses Across San Francisco

So This Is How You Move a Neighborhood of Houses Across San Francisco | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
San Francisco's current tech-led boom has seen slick new housing high-rises pop up all across the grid, but Bay Area urban renewal in the 1970s had a very different look.
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7 Dead Shopping Malls That Found Surprising Second Lives

7 Dead Shopping Malls That Found Surprising Second Lives | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The American mall is a dead and dying creature, its demise chronicled in photos that fill up entire websites and books . Not all malls, however, have to end up so sad and empty.
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These Photos of an Empty City at Night Will Haunt Me Forever

These Photos of an Empty City at Night Will Haunt Me Forever | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you find yourself wander a strange city in the middle of the night, something is probably wrong. But if you stop and take all in, the urban landscape is somewhat surreal at night, when all of the people are sleeping.
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The collapse of the USSR left behind a haunting post-apocalyptic world

The collapse of the USSR left behind a haunting post-apocalyptic world | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
These photographs by Rebecca Litchfield make it seem as if the apocalypse has come and gone and the world is in complete ruins. Not quite. They're actually photographs of countries and places that were a part of the former Soviet Union.
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This 10,000 Room Hotel Has Never Had A Single Guest. There's A Very Deadly Reason For That.

I can honestly say I'm glad it never had a single guest. You'll agree. (This 10,000 Room Hotel Has Never Had A Single Guest. There's A Very Deadly Reason For That.
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Chinese City Launches Special Lane for Cellphone Addicts

Chinese City Launches Special Lane for Cellphone Addicts | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you’re tired of walking behind someone who’s trudging along as they text, has this Chinese city got the sidewalk for you. (RT @went1955: Innovation !
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Inside the Former Soviet Union's Secret Nuclear Test Cities

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Though it played out on the international stage, the arms race between the United States and the USSR took place mainly in rural, isolated parts of the world. The Americans tested their nuclear bombs on a desolate patch of Nevada.
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Archaeologists Have Made An Incredible Discovery At Stonehenge

Archaeologists Have Made An Incredible Discovery At Stonehenge | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Using powerful ground-penetrating radar, investigators working around Stonehenge have detected a trove of previously unknown burial mounds, chapels, shrines, pits — and most remarkable of all — a massive megalithic monument made up of more than 50...
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These Churches Are Floating on Water

These Churches Are Floating on Water | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Here's what happens when churches throughout history have come unmoored from land and floated out on the water.
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Atlanta’s Controversial Church-Themed Bar

Atlanta’s Controversial Church-Themed Bar | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Sister Louisa’s Church of the Living Room & Ping Pong Emporium – otherwise known as ‘Church’ – is a controversial, one-of-a-kind bar in Atlanta.
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New Panoramic Images Show Area 51’s New Mystery Hangar Is Gigantic

New Panoramic Images Show Area 51’s New Mystery Hangar Is Gigantic | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, Foxtrot Alpha brought you an exclusive analysis of new satellite images that show the construction of a massive new hangar in a remote part of Area 51 .
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Behold These Incredible Artworks Grown from a Rice Field in Japan

It's like a reverse crop circle. The people of Inakadate, a village in Japan with only 8,000 inhabitants, found an artistic way to lure tourists: in 1993, they planted a rice field behind the town hall.
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Dive into the world's deepest swimming pool at 130ft

Dive into the world's deepest swimming pool at 130ft | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Dare you peer into the depths of Y-40, the world's deepest swimming pool, otherwise known as The Deep Joy?
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Real-Life Hogwarts Can Be Yours for a Measly $45M (€34.7M)

Real-Life Hogwarts Can Be Yours for a Measly $45M (€34.7M) | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you're lucky enough to be one of those people who rest their tired bones at night on a seriously oversized mattress stuffed with cold, hard cash, you might just become the new and very proud owner of a real-life Hogwarts.
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Shenzhen's Towering City Within a City Will Battle a Tide of Smog

Shenzhen's Towering City Within a City Will Battle a Tide of Smog | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A few years ago, you'd probably never heard of Shenzhen. Now the tiny Chinese fishing village has grown into a certified megalopolis, with 10 million residents, a thriving tech industry, and a gorgeous world-class airport .
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Impressive-Looking Gothic Castle in Connecticut Can Be Yours for $45 Million

Impressive-Looking Gothic Castle in Connecticut Can Be Yours for $45 Million | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Gothic castles aren’t commonplace in America, so this impressive real-life Hogwarts in Woodstock, Connecticut, definitely stands out.
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11 Weird Things to See in Amsterdam

11 Weird Things to See in Amsterdam | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Amsterdam is a city of two halves; on one side there are beautiful canals and quirky buildings, and on the other side lies the downright strange and utterly bewildering.
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There is a place in Tahiti where the eldest son is raised as a girl!

There is a place in Tahiti where the eldest son is raised as a girl! | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
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10 Weirdest Islands

10 Weirdest Islands | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
From the stunning Pacific atoll that is supposedly cursed to a secret society's rustic retreat, check out these 10 unusual island getaways.
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If You Don't Believe In Ghosts, You Might Want To Check This Out. Freaky.

I never used to believe in ghosts. Then I saw this. (If You Don't Believe In Ghosts, You Might Want To Check This Out. Freaky.
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I Wish This House Hanging From a Cliff Was Actually Real

I Wish This House Hanging From a Cliff Was Actually Real | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Along Australia's rugged western coastlines, landowners could one day live next to their cliffside properties--rather than on them--if the designers of this vertigo-inducing, prefabricated design, Modscape, have their way.
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What Happens When A Japanese Architect Designs A Balkan City?

What Happens When A Japanese Architect Designs A Balkan City? | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Fifty years ago, Skopje, the capital of Macedonia, was hit by a huge earthquake that flattened the city. Two years later, Japanese architect Kenzo Tange won a competition to design the new city center.
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The City Pipes and Stairways That Get Left Behind and Lead to Nowhere

The City Pipes and Stairways That Get Left Behind and Lead to Nowhere | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Cities, like living things, evolve slowly over time. Buildings and structures get added and renovated and removed, and in this process, bits and pieces that get left behind. Vestiges.
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Archaeologists Confirm That Stonehenge Was Once A Complete Circle

Archaeologists Confirm That Stonehenge Was Once A Complete Circle | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Though archaeologists have long suspected that the huge neolithic stones of Stonehenge once formed a complete circle, evidence in support of the claim has remained elusive. Now, owing to a spat of dry weather, the mystery appears to have been solved.
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