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9 of the Coolest Prefab Houses in History

9 of the Coolest Prefab Houses in History | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Prefab is a buzzy topic in architecture and design circles right now, but it's hardly a new concept. The idea of building houses in factories and shipping them to their destinations is at least a century old.
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The Abandoned Pyramid of North Dakota

The Abandoned Pyramid of North Dakota | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
It looks like the remains of some futuristic cult. This slowly-eroding cement pyramid in Nekoma, North Dakota is all that's left of a $6 billion nuclear launch facility created as part of the Safeguard Program.
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Archaeologists Unearth New Areas Of Ancient Roman City

Archaeologists Unearth New Areas Of Ancient Roman City | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Archaeologists in Rome have unearthed a massive section of the ancient port city of Ostia, shedding new light on the city's historical significance.
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Chinese Businessman Tries to Hide Rooftop Villa with Trees and Bushes

Chinese Businessman Tries to Hide Rooftop Villa with Trees and Bushes | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When this wealthy Chinese businessman purchased an 18th floor penthouse apartment in Guangzhou city several years ago, he appeared quite contented with it. But soon, he began to make changes that the neighbors thought were weird.
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The Whispering Wall of the Barossa Reservoir and Its Amazing Parabola Sound Effect

The Whispering Wall of the Barossa Reservoir and Its Amazing Parabola Sound Effect | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When the Whispering Wall was built over a 100 years ago, no one had a clue about its amazing acoustic properties. The concrete dam was constructed by about 400 workers over the South Parra River in Barossa Valley between 1899 and 1902.
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The Most Haunted Place In The World Is For Sale

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Like ghosts? Then you'll love Poveglia, a small, deserted island in the Venetian lagoon that's going on the auction block next month.

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A Pyramid in the Middle of Nowhere Built To Track the End of the World

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A huge pyramid in the middle of nowhere tracking the end of the world on radar, just an abstract geometric shape beneath the sky without a human being in sight: it could be the opening scene of an apocalyptic science fiction film, but it's just the...
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Iceland has a penis museum

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Wastewater Treatment Plant Allowing Flushing Brides and Grooms to Marry

Wastewater Treatment Plant Allowing Flushing Brides and Grooms to Marry | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Here’s the proper venue to kiss the bride — and cover her nose.The Brightwater Wastewater Treatment Center near Seattle, Wash., is welcoming couples to tie the knot or celebrate their nuptials at their facility.
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Dinner with a Bang at Tokyo’s Airsoft Restaurant

Dinner with a Bang at Tokyo’s Airsoft Restaurant | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
EA Bar is a new themed restaurant in Tokyo that caters exclusively to airsoft lovers. Pronounced ‘air’, the restaurant has its own airsoft shooting range and a very impressive collection of airsoft guns, fashioned after lethal weapons.
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Ark Hotel Constructed in Six Days

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In an amazing feat of productivity, a construction crew in the south-central Chinese city of Changsha has completed a 15-story hotel in just six days.
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Inside the Isolated Catholic Town Built by the Founder of Domino’s

Inside the Isolated Catholic Town Built by the Founder of Domino’s | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Rylan Steele’s photographs of the planned Catholic community of Ave Maria will, for many people, reinforce the idea that Florida is a strange place that creates crazy headlines. But that's not his intention.
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Imagine Living Inside These Incredible Tower Homes

Imagine Living Inside These Incredible Tower Homes | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
In the Middle Ages, towers were used as fortified residences of the wealthy, or strategic military outposts. But these buildings still capture our imagination in the 21st century.
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18 Maps From When the World Thought California Was an Island

18 Maps From When the World Thought California Was an Island | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Glen McLaughlin wandered into a London map shop in 1971 and discovered something strange. On a map from 1663 he noticed something he'd never seen before: California was floating like a big green carrot, untethered to the west coast of North America.
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7 Charming and Wacky Treehouses You Can Rent For a Night in the Forest

7 Charming and Wacky Treehouses You Can Rent For a Night in the Forest | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
At Treehotel in the north of Sweden, the rooms rise up like trees in an enchanted forest: a UFO, a mirrorcube, a giant bird's nest. It's some of your wildest childhood fantasies—brought to life by Swedish architects.
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Colombia’s Flintstone House Is Made Entirely from Baked Clay

Colombia’s Flintstone House Is Made Entirely from Baked Clay | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
64-year-old architect Octavio Mendoza literally baked the house that he lives in. He calls the 5,400 square foot house ‘the biggest piece of pottery in the world’.
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The Land of Twins – Brazilian Town Has 1,000 Percent Higher Multiple Birth Rate Than Global Average

The Land of Twins – Brazilian Town Has 1,000 Percent Higher Multiple Birth Rate Than Global Average | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Cândido Godói, a small town in Southern Brazil, has fondly been nicknamed: ‘Twin Land’. As the name suggests, a phenomenal number of twins are born in the remote town each year – 10% of pregnancies result in multiple births.
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If These Proposed Skyscrapers Are Ever Built, Cities Will Be Insane

If These Proposed Skyscrapers Are Ever Built, Cities Will Be Insane | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The super-skyscraper has been a dream of city planners for over a century. And these plans for mega-structures, if they ever come to fruition, would be some of the most awe-inspiring buildings the world has ever seen.
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Homeless New Yorkers Are Living Inside the Manhattan Bridge

Homeless New Yorkers Are Living Inside the Manhattan Bridge | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
We've all heard of the lengths to which NYC's homeless have gone to find shelter, from living in abandoned factories to building whole encampments inside subway tunnels.
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The Musical Forest

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Argentina's fertile agricultural region in Pampas is a patchwork of farm fields, with one notable exception. In the center of the image (and magnified inset) is a cypress and eucalyptus forest shaped into a guitar.
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Taiwan's 'funny sex' restaurant has breast-shaped bowls and erotic furniture!

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Taiwan's 'funny sex' restaurant has breast-shaped bowls and erotic furniture!
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The Tower of David – Venezuela’s Skyscraper Slum

The Tower of David – Venezuela’s Skyscraper Slum | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The Tower of David is a 45-storey skyscraper in Caracas, the capital city of Venezuela. From the outside, there’s nothing too special about the tower, but on the inside, it’s hardly what you’d expect.
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These Buildings Have Animated Screens Instead of Walls

These Buildings Have Animated Screens Instead of Walls | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Cities are getting more colorful all the time. Just check out these cutting-edge buildings, which use giant LEDs to display cool animations — and turn your cities into massive Lite Brites. Here are the most outstanding LED facades in the world.
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You Know China’s Smog Issue Is Serious When People Line Up to Sample Free Bags of Fresh Air

You Know China’s Smog Issue Is Serious When People Line Up to Sample Free Bags of Fresh Air | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
It’s no secret that China is one of the most polluted countries in the world. But things have gotten so bad that a few cities actually have free ‘fresh air stations’, stocked with individual bags of fresh air that users can breathe out of.
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This Incredible Cave Temple Was Also an Astronomical Timepiece

This Incredible Cave Temple Was Also an Astronomical Timepiece | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This temple in the ancient city of Petra in Jordan isn't just an architectural marvel. It's also an astronomical time keeper, designed to welcome the sunlight only on certain days of the year.
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