I didn't design the darn thing ;)
Monday, 11 January 2021

Journey to the Center of the Earth

quote [ For nearly half a century, legends of a giant cave in the Andes?holding artifacts that could rewrite human history?have beckoned adventurers and tantalized fans of the occult. Now the daughter of a legendary explorer is on a new kind of quest: to tell the truth about the cave in order to save it. ]

Into the crater of volcanic rock they went
[SFW] [travel] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:07amGMT] [1 comment]

Friday, 1 January 2021

Can Nostalgia Save Oregon?s Beloved Psychedelic Theme Park?

quote [ Here?s how the scrappy Enchanted Forest is struggling to survive the pandemic. ]

The leaf came to dance with the maid
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@3:54pmGMT] [1 comment]

Friday, 25 December 2020

Nothing is Forgotten: A Study of 100+ Chernobyl Monuments

quote [ A project to document the many monuments that remain in the areas of Ukraine and Belarus that were evacuated after the Chernobyl disaster. ]

Chernobyl horror, oh the great burning
[SFW] [travel] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@9:02amGMT] [0 comments]

Sunday, 13 December 2020

Selling New Zealand: The Railroad Posters That Made a Nation Want To See Their World

quote [ In the 21st century, we refer to someone who has grown up with computers, smartphones, and the internet as being ?digital native.? Back in 1840, when representatives of Queen Victoria and more than 500 M?ori leaders signed the Treaty of Waitangi, one of New Zealand?s founding documents, the p?keh? from England who were settling in New Zealand might have been described as ?railroad native.? ]

From old to New Zealand
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:04amGMT] [0 comments]

Monday, 7 December 2020

Elektre?nai: The Lost Soviet Funfair of a Lithuanian Power Town

quote [ This abandoned amusement park seems to be part of a greater identity issue for the former Soviet planned city of Elektre?nai in Lithuania. ]

Mus lyd?s elektr?n? ?vaig?del?
[SFW] [travel] [+2 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:01amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 5 December 2020

The Deadly Temptation of the Oregon Trail Shortcut

quote [ Dying of dysentery was just the beginning. ]

I've set my sail on the Oregon Trail
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@9:42amGMT] [4 comments]

Wednesday, 2 December 2020

New Zealand Village Buried Under Massive Mud Volcano

quote [ Te Wairoa, also known as the Buried Village, is a deserted village in New Zealand as a result of the Mount Tarawera volcanic eruption that affected the city, Rotorua. The event has been deemed New Zealand?s greatest natural disaster to date. ]

Mother nature has overthrown
[SFW] [travel] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:45amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 28 November 2020

Cold War Ghosts Under Sussex

quote [ Inside the Cuckfield ROC Post, and the abandoned underground radar base at RAF Wartling. ]

Right in the shadow of the cold war
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:02amGMT] [0 comments]

Wednesday, 25 November 2020

Large Metal Monolith Mysteriously Appears In Remote Region Of Utah's Red Rock Country

quote [ Authorities do not know where the object came from or the intent behind it. ]

The Monolith begs to be chiseled, to be branded by thine hands, despite its apparent perfection. In its mystery lies the sin'

[SFW] [travel] [+3 Funny]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:05amGMT] [14 comments]

Wednesday, 18 November 2020

The Largest Gypsy Ghetto in Europe - Stolipinovo, Bulgaria - YOMADIC

quote [ Recently listed as the number one worse place on the planet to take a short vacation, Stolipinovo is a shocking parallel world that defies belief. ]

They actually get a rather warm welcome. Also, good pictures.
[SFW] [travel] [+3 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@6:08pmGMT] [2 comments]

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