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Chopin's Heart (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by keiferski 1 day ago | past | web | discuss
In 1919, a 40-foot molasses wave slammed into city’s North End, killing 21 (atlasobscura.com)
3 points by bcaulfield 2 days ago | past | web | 1 comment
Using CRISPR to Make Spicy Tomatoes (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by toufiqbarhamov 4 days ago | past | web | 2 comments
How Capicola Became Gabagool: The Italian New Jersey Accent, Explained (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by crunchiebones 6 days ago | past | web | discuss
Humanity Has Managed to Change Places We’ve Barely Even Visited (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by toufiqbarhamov 9 days ago | past | web | discuss
Step Inside Brazil’s Museu Nacional, Before the Devastating Blaze (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by toufiqbarhamov 11 days ago | past | web | discuss
In Its First Decades, the United States Nurtured Schoolgirl Mapmakers (atlasobscura.com)
67 points by prismatic 12 days ago | past | web | discuss
What Does This Alien Minor Planet Look Like? (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by bcaulfield 13 days ago | past | web | discuss
Foley Artists Use Cabbage and Celery to Create Hollywood’s Distinctive Sounds (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by TimTheTinker 13 days ago | past | web | discuss
A Giant Speaker in Taiwan Is About to Switch on Again (2018) (atlasobscura.com)
77 points by karmakaze 13 days ago | past | web | 27 comments
Why Foley Artists Use Cabbage, Celery to Create Hollywood’s Distinctive Sounds (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by bcaulfield 14 days ago | past | web
Skyspace: The Color Inside – Austin, Texas – Atlas Obscura (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by rbanffy 14 days ago | past | web
15 Glorious Hangover ‘Cures’ from Around the World (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by rendall 16 days ago | past | web
An Economic Geography of the United States: From Commutes to Megaregions (2016) (atlasobscura.com)
71 points by sytelus 20 days ago | past | web | 6 comments
Why We Will Not Have Been Able to Attend Stephen Hawking's Time Traveler Party (atlasobscura.com)
3 points by ColinWright 21 days ago | past | web
Pop Culture Gargoyles Hidden in Gothic Architecture (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by rurp 23 days ago | past | web
The Mysterious Tradition of Hiding a Pickle on Christmas Trees (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by toufiqbarhamov 24 days ago | past | web
How It Came to Be That a Shark Dined on a Pterosaur (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by nyc111 25 days ago | past | web
A Chinese Artist’s Humanizing 19th-Century Portraits of Disfigured Patients (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by toufiqbarhamov 28 days ago | past | web
52 of the World’s Most Out-There Myths About Food (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by toufiqbarhamov 39 days ago | past | web
A Country’s Identity Is Hidden in Its Camouflage (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by ColinWright 40 days ago | past | web
The Extreme Daylight Savings Time of World War II (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by cereallarceny 40 days ago | past | web
How Myst Taught a Generation of Gamers to Explore New Worlds (atlasobscura.com)
150 points by bangonkeyboard 40 days ago | past | web | 66 comments
Bannerman's Castle (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by oblib 41 days ago | past | web
The Humble Brilliance of Italy’s Moka Coffee Pot (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by toufiqbarhamov 41 days ago | past | web
Seals keep getting eels stuck up their noses (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by abiinman 42 days ago | past | web
For Sale: Pre-Prohibition Whiskey, Once Hidden in a Vault Behind a Bookcase (atlasobscura.com)
4 points by bcaulfield 43 days ago | past | web
Americans Have Planted So Much Corn That It’s Changing the Weather (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by abiinman 43 days ago | past | web
Stitching a Future for an Age-Old Palestinian Embroidery Tradition (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by vaultcool 44 days ago | past | web
Brushing off a 4000 year old pot (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by rajekas 45 days ago | past | web
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