Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
“The moose munched on the entire red and white tulip display—Canada’s 150th maple leaf design and all!”
The moose munched on the entire red and white tulip displayCanadas 150th

A Moose Destroyed a Flowerbed Planted to Celebrate Canada's Sesquicentennial

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Anna Maurya
Anna Gage
Daniel Patrick
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 15:20. Facebook
In addition to ambushing rodents, birds, and lizards, Cuban boas sometimes snatch Jamaican fruit bats right out of the air.
In addition to ambushing rodents birds and lizards Cuban boas sometimes snatch

Found: Snakes That Hunt in Packs

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Yanuly Sanson
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Jamie Baker
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 14:40. Facebook
“Relax,” he told them. “Let your thoughts wander free.”
“Relax” he told them “Let your thoughts wander free”

When a Psychic Went on TV to Distract Everyone From the Fall of Communism

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Audra McGough Hedger
Robert Femtusen
Cordelia Lear
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 14:01. Facebook
Amazon has been handing out free bananas to anyone and everyone.
Amazon has been handing out free bananas to anyone and everyone

Seattle's Banana Market Has Crashed. Thanks, Amazon

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Amanda Gemmill
Ruben Carlos Delgado
Vicki Amos
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 13:20. Facebook
There are coffee mugs, earrings, plush birds, classic plastic lawn ornaments, magnets, and pieces of furniture.
There are coffee mugs earrings plush birds classic plastic lawn ornaments magnets

The Mother of All Flamingo Collections

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Kelsey Vander Veen
Heather Greggersen Powell
Samantha Mayo
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 12:40. Facebook
Biological engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created a new sort of photography, but it’s not digital and it doesn’t involve silver.
Biological engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created a new

These Images Were Made With E. Coli Bacteria

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Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
No matter what it’s called, people who share the atavism can head to many museums around the world to find ancient doppelgängers with the same feet.
No matter what its called people who share the atavism can head

Why the Venus de Milo Has Extra-Long Second Toes

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Jordy Whatford-Callan
Ashley Williams Sagrera
Maureen Kathleen Gallant
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 11:20. Facebook
It makes a great case study in the challenges inherent in demolition and clean-up efforts across the facility.
It makes a great case study in the challenges inherent in demolition

What It Took to Demolish the Most Infamous Room at the Hanford Nuclear Site

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Brianne Elizabeth Lyons
Karen Holland
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 10:01. Facebook
The U.S. Air Force has one of the most advanced directed-energy research facilities in the world.
The US Air Force has one of the most advanced directedenergy research

Check Out the Air Force's Anti-Satellite Laser Weapon

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Andrea Subversa
Charles F. Strebler
Erik Dietrich
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 04:15. Facebook
Butter had an advantage over most agricultural products as an artistic medium: It had some similarity to clay.

From JSTOR Daily
Butter had an advantage over most agricultural products as an artistic medium

The Decadent Art of Butter Sculpture

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Colleen Peltz
Victoria Fehr
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 03:31. Facebook
The House of Mugs is a true labor of love, created one nail and mug at a time.
The House of Mugs is a true labor of love created one nail and mug at a time

The House of Mugs

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Karen Stafko
Teresa Atkinson
Tiffany McLeod
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 02:43. Facebook
From haunting old mills in Maine to opulent mansions in California.
From haunting old mills in Maine to opulent mansions in California

A Horror Buff's Great American Roadtrip

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Richard Macintyre
Stephen Kimball
Chris Nelson
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 01:53. Facebook
Imagine spending weeks creating an artistic masterpiece. Then you sweep the whole thing away and throw it into the ocean.

From Curiosity
Imagine spending weeks creating an artistic masterpiece Then you sweep the whole

Sand Mandalas Are Intricate Works Of Art That Are Meant To Be Destroyed

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Jerrod Cheek
Ken Brotis
Thomas Mauldin
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 01:06. Facebook
The legendary watering hole has remained at the center of the Arkansas music scene for decades.
The legendary watering hole has remained at the center of the Arkansas

The Legendary White Water Tavern

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Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
05/24/2017 at 00:17. Facebook
A lovely, mournful way to remember a long-vanished part of Sydney life.
A lovely mournful way to remember a longvanished part of Sydney life

The Sound of Sydney's Lost Birds

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Victoria Mathis
Madeline Pfister
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
yesterday at 23:30. Facebook
Once the project was done, the photographer took it to a zoo in Germany and showed it to a gorilla.

From Slate.com
Once the project was done the photographer took it to a zoo

Gorgeous Photos That Show How Primates Express Emotions

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Kiran Suresh
Diana Smock Gosliga
Diana Smock Gosliga
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
yesterday at 22:41. Facebook
Some men even wore calf falsies in their socks, to make their calves appear bigger.
Some men even wore calf falsies in their socks to make their calves appear bigger

Were Colonial Men Obsessed With Their Calves?

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Matthew Hill
Les Yeich
Jennifer Gale
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
yesterday at 21:50. Facebook
It's the longest continually operating phone number.
It's the longest continually operating phone number

New York's Oldest Phone Number

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Nickolas Marple
Shannon Winters
Harry Bowman
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
yesterday at 21:03. Facebook
Phil Bastanchury
Mel De Castro Pugh
Doug Duwenhoegger
Atlas Obscura
Atlas Obscura
yesterday at 20:08. Facebook
Now more than 2,000 years old, Xin Zhui, also known as Lady Dai, is a mummified woman from China’s Han dynasty.

From All That Is Interesting
Now more than 2000 years old Xin Zhui also known as Lady

Meet The Most Well-Preserved Mummy In Human History

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Jim Siegrist
Fozzie Phillips
E Shannon Hess