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Port Huron, Michigan
Boatnerd Vantage Point
A place for ship-lovers to watch the passage of freighters traversing the Great Lakes while learning about their history.
Added by coreyseeman
A Swim Across Lake Ontario, Powered by Cookies
"My only sense of feeling comes in the form of cookies," says the long-distance swimmer Elizabeth Fry.
September 14, 2017
Atitlan Antique Rose Garden
A collection of heirloom roses tucked in a spectacularly beautiful botanical garden on Lake Atitlan.
Added by Meg
Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Wallabies of Inchconnachan
An eccentric aristocrat brought these Australian natives to their current Scottish home.
Added by Kerry Wolfe
Blob-Like Creatures Discovered in Canada's Lost Lagoon
They're actually colonies of many tiny invertebrates. Does that make it better or worse?
September 01, 2017
A small island hides in plain sight on Austin's Lady Bird Lake.
Added by ATX Mike
Uncle Harvey's Mausoleum
The watery grave of an impractical idea.
Added by Michael Inscoe
This rare basalt crater lake is used to study the Moon and Mars.
Added by emdb
The 20-mile causeway that separates the Netherlands from the sea.
Added by wanderlustingk
Improvement District No. 9, Canada
Lake Minnewanka Underwater Ghost Town
The only way to visit this old resort hotel is with scuba gear.
Added by Elliot Carter
Finland May Have Just Broken a Skinny-Dipping World Record
It's going to be close.
July 17, 2017
Makgadikgadi Salt Pans
Spanning over 10,000 square miles, this ancient salt pan is one of the largest on the planet.
Added by adamrodman
São Miguel, Portugal
Chapel of Nossa Senhora das Vitórias
This fairy-tale, neo-Gothic church in the Azores is a world of magical realism.
Added by Blindcolour
Ovoos at Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake
A jagged silhouette of shamanistic stone heaps rises from the shore of this dazzling mile-high lake.
Added by Max Cortesi
Toxic Foam Is Fouling the Streets of Bangalore
Blown off a local lake, it's disrupting traffic and making people sick.
May 31, 2017
The White Whale for Great Lakes Shipwreck Hunters
Inside the consuming obsession with finding the 300-year-old Griffon.
May 30, 2017
A Nessie-like monster supposedly lurks in this lake.
Sponsored by Dogfish Head Brewery
Added by hana
La Fourchette (The Fork)
At 929 pounds and 26 feet tall, this stainless steel fork can only be used by the likes of King Kong.
Added by ahvenas
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