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Why Fossils Are Mostly Male (atlasobscura.com)
40 points by mellowhype 1 hour ago | past | web | 64 comments
Victory Verticals (G.I. Steinways) – Pianos specially built for WWII U.S. troops (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by bookofjoe 1 day ago | past | web | discuss
For centuries, massive meals amazed visitors to Korea (atlasobscura.com)
3 points by ValentineC 1 day ago | past | web | discuss
When the Pianos Went to War (atlasobscura.com)
47 points by tintinnabula 3 days ago | past | web | 7 comments
Prohibition Tossed a Wet Blanket on America’s Inventors (atlasobscura.com)
67 points by lisper 6 days ago | past | web | 39 comments
Found: A Windfall of Neanderthal Footprints in France (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by curtis 6 days ago | past | web | discuss
Professional Code Breakers of Renaissance Venice (atlasobscura.com)
27 points by prostoalex 6 days ago | past | web | 3 comments
Drought Has Revealed Spain's Long-Submerged 'Stonehenge' (atlasobscura.com)
135 points by prostoalex 6 days ago | past | web | 26 comments
How modern sports betting began (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by ToFab123 9 days ago | past | web | discuss
Beatrix Potter's secret, coded journal took 13 years to translate (2017) (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by dotism 11 days ago | past | web | discuss
Competitive walking used to captive Britain (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by ToFab123 11 days ago | past | web | discuss
Prohibition Tossed a Wet Blanket on America’s Inventors (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by mpweiher 11 days ago | past | web | discuss
Prohibition Tossed a Wet Blanket on America’s Inventors (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by baud147258 12 days ago | past | web | discuss
Half a Century of Microplastics Found in Sediment Layers, Like Synthetic Fossils (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by bryanrasmussen 12 days ago | past | web | discuss
Nüshu, a 19th-century Chinese script written only by women (2017) (atlasobscura.com)
117 points by diodorus 15 days ago | past | web | 36 comments
30 Years On, the ‘Worst Car Ever Built’ Has a Fervent Fan Club (atlasobscura.com)
28 points by lermontov 16 days ago | past | web | 56 comments
When Royalty, Scientists, and Gardeners All Wanted Fake Fruit (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by benbreen 17 days ago | past | web
Kalyazin Bell Tower, last remnant of flooded monastery (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by jchernan 18 days ago | past | web | 1 comment
The United States of Abandoned Places (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by yawz 19 days ago | past | web
A California Type Foundry Is Keeping Vintage Printing Alive (atlasobscura.com)
45 points by diodorus 19 days ago | past | web | 11 comments
The Lovely Chinese Watchtowers Built with Proceeds from the California Gold Rush (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by magicsmoke 24 days ago | past | web
How a fusion of at least four cuisines created crab rangoon (atlasobscura.com)
45 points by thomasjudge 24 days ago | past | web | 28 comments
A literary prank that ‘Hansel and Gretel’ was based on a real story (atlasobscura.com)
46 points by samclemens 25 days ago | past | web | 23 comments
The Quest to Find a Lost Arctic Explorer’s Buried Soup (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by bryanrasmussen 25 days ago | past | web
Portugal’s Marmelada Tastes Nothing Like Marmalade (2018) (atlasobscura.com)
107 points by Vigier 25 days ago | past | web | 93 comments
National Ice Core Lab (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by bookofjoe 26 days ago | past | web
Why the U.S. Army Owns So Many Fossils (atlasobscura.com)
116 points by andrewl 26 days ago | past | web | 32 comments
CO2 Lake Explosion Kills 1,746 – 33 years ago today (atlasobscura.com)
3 points by bleedblue2020 26 days ago | past | web | 1 comment
On the Hunt for National Treasures with America’s Archive Detective (atlasobscura.com)
16 points by samclemens 29 days ago | past | web
Dee Stadium – The Birthplace of Professional Hockey (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by rmason 32 days ago | past | web

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