Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit | from login
Truxton Canyon Training School (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by DoreenMichele 18 hours ago | past | discuss
One man's quest to taste every fruit on Earth (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by bookofjoe 23 hours ago | past | discuss
The Spectacular Science of the Great Lakes’ Glowing Rocks (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by cf100clunk 3 days ago | past | discuss
An artist who does extreme close-ups of utility poles (atlasobscura.com)
60 points by fortran77 3 days ago | past | 16 comments
A Historical Dig Sheds Light on the Food of the Underground Railroad (atlasobscura.com)
11 points by samclemens 5 days ago | past | 1 comment
Grapefruit Is One of the Weirdest Fruits on the Planet (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by 1cvmask 8 days ago | past | discuss
The 19th-Century Night Soil Men Who Carted Away America’s Waste (atlasobscura.com)
20 points by jelliclesfarm 8 days ago | past | 9 comments
Grapefruit Is One of the Weirdest Fruits on the Planet (atlasobscura.com)
5 points by jelliclesfarm 8 days ago | past | 1 comment
53 letters deciphered by codebreaker John Wallis in mid-1600s sold at auction (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by bookofjoe 8 days ago | past | discuss
Sold: Letters Deciphered by a Groundbreaking English Codebreaker (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by BerislavLopac 12 days ago | past | discuss
From its name to its drug interactions, there’s a lot going on with grapefruit (atlasobscura.com)
393 points by gilad 14 days ago | past | 166 comments
Roadside stand in rural SE Pennsylvania offers 320 varieties of tomatoes (atlasobscura.com)
18 points by bookofjoe 15 days ago | past | 1 comment
What Will Mexico City Do with 2k Mammoth Bones? (atlasobscura.com)
4 points by bookofjoe 18 days ago | past
The Cider Makers Who Bury Their Booze (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by toomanyrichies 19 days ago | past
Did Early Humans Invent Hot Pot in Geothermal Pools? (atlasobscura.com)
30 points by alikim 20 days ago | past | 28 comments
The bridges portrayed on Euro banknotes aren't fictional anymore (atlasobscura.com)
165 points by philshem 25 days ago | past | 55 comments
Body parts of atomic bomb victims spent decades abroad before being returned (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by pseudolus 25 days ago | past
Why Were Medieval Europeans So Obsessed with Long, Pointy Shoes? (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by jelliclesfarm 26 days ago | past
The Ghost Towns of Lake Urmia, Once West Asia's Largest Lake (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by mmcclure 28 days ago | past
The “loneliest woman in America” brewed root beer for thousands of visitors (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by wakahiu 29 days ago | past
Acorn Woodpeckers Have Multi-Day Wars, and Birds Come from All Around to Watch (atlasobscura.com)
281 points by pseudolus 29 days ago | past | 84 comments
The Dark Side of the ‘Angel’s Share’ (2019) (atlasobscura.com)
71 points by jelliclesfarm 31 days ago | past | 34 comments
A Rare Day-by-Day Document of Life Aboard a Slave Ship (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by Edmond 32 days ago | past
A ‘Forgotten Holocaust’ Is Missing from Indian Food Stories (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by pseudolus 32 days ago | past
A ‘Forgotten Holocaust’ Is Missing from Indian Food Stories (atlasobscura.com)
3 points by phonon 33 days ago | past
A Great Wave of Hokusai Drawings Resurfaced at the British Museum (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by bookofjoe 33 days ago | past
What Wildfire Archaeology Tells Us About the Burning American West (atlasobscura.com)
2 points by BerislavLopac 33 days ago | past
The End of Centralia’s Abandoned, Colorful, Anarchic ‘Graffiti Highway’ (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by toomanyrichies 34 days ago | past
Why the Nazi Party Loved Decaf Coffee (atlasobscura.com)
18 points by oedmarap 35 days ago | past | 2 comments
Traveling Through Transylvania with ‘Dracula’ as a Guide (2016) (atlasobscura.com)
1 point by tosh 36 days ago | past

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: