This chart of the moon’s surface includes inscriptions from members of every Apollo landing crew. Courtesy CHRISTIE’S IMAGES ...
When people visit Cancún, most head to the big ruins of the Yucatan such as Chichen Itza or Tulum. However, tucked away among ...
Built in the first century BC, the series of water tunnels and channels between Albarracín and Cella in Aragon represents one ...
Help improve Atlas Obscura by expanding Café i Fårhus with additional information or photos. Most people have heard of ...
The Rite Spot, a Pasadena diner now long out of business, may have been the source of one of the United States’ most ...
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 ...
Diving Into the Submerged History of Summer, Lake Tahoe–Style ...
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 Reunion of Two Halves of a Piece of Paper Ripped Apart by Paul Cézanne ...
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 ...
This grinning pup statue is all that's left of what was once a ubiquitous Bay Area diner chain. For nearly 40 years, nothing ...
From 1948 to 1986, residents of the San Francisco Bay Area had their pick of Doggie Diners from which they could grab a quick ...