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For Sale: 200 Interstellar Artifacts That Bring Space Down to Earth
This chart of the moon’s surface includes inscriptions from members of every Apollo landing crew. Courtesy CHRISTIE’S IMAGES ...
El Rey Ruins
When people visit Cancún, most head to the big ruins of the Yucatan such as Chichen Itza or Tulum. However, tucked away among ...
Albarracín-Cella Roman Aqueduct
Built in the first century BC, the series of water tunnels and channels between Albarracín and Cella in Aragon represents one ...
Café i Fårhus
Help improve Atlas Obscura by expanding Café i Fårhus with additional information or photos. Most people have heard of ...
Pasadena Cheeseburger Plaque
The Rite Spot, a Pasadena diner now long out of business, may have been the source of one of the United States’ most ...
Motte de la Jacquille
Climb to the top of this human-made burial mound, and you’ll find the overgrown remains of a 5,000-year-old tomb. From the ...
After Automats Died in New York, They Flourished in the Netherlands
Diving Into the Submerged History of Summer, Lake Tahoe–Style ...
It Might Be Time to Update the Old ‘Alfa-Bravo-Charlie’ Spelling Alphabet
When someone on the phone—the doctor’s office, the bank, the credit card company—asks for my name, I always offer to spell it ...
The Tuscan Town Famous for Anarchists, Marble, and Lard
The Reunion of Two Halves of a Piece of Paper Ripped Apart by Paul Cézanne ...
Pulaski Tunnel Trail
Five miles outside of Wallace, Idaho, lies the Pulaski Tunnel Trail, named after Edward “Big Ed” Pulaski, who led nearly his entire crew of 45 firefighters to safety during the Great Fire of 1910. In ...
The Quest to Revive the Bay Area’s Fabled Doggie Diners
This grinning pup statue is all that's left of what was once a ubiquitous Bay Area diner chain. For nearly 40 years, nothing ...
Doggie Diner Head
From 1948 to 1986, residents of the San Francisco Bay Area had their pick of Doggie Diners from which they could grab a quick ...