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World's Largest Deadweight Machine
The U.S. government built the million-pound stack of steel during the Space Race.
Added by Elliot Carter
San Bernardo, Colombia
Mummies of San Bernardo
No one knows for sure why this town's dead refuse to rot.
Added by pipeafcr
San Marcos, Texas
Freeman Ranch Body Farm
Human remains in varying states of decay are strewn about this Texas State facility for scientific study.
Added by daratheodora
Tumuli Lava Blisters
These naturally occurring but rare geological formations are each about the size of a small house.
Added by gps
Preserved Head of Diogo Alves
An early Portuguese serial killer's head is alarmingly well preserved in a jar at the University of Lisbon.
Added by Ike Allen
The strange phenomenon causing gravity to "work backwards" on this hill has been blamed on the paranormal.
Added by josephwbeck
Village of Twins
A village in India with a mysteriously high number of twins.
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Rua do Amendoim (Peanut Street)
Cars mysteriously roll uphill on this street.
Added by fernando
Littleton, North Carolina
Cryptozoology & Paranormal Museum
Bigfoot prints, Feejee mermaids, and haunted dolls on display in a tiny North Carolina town.
Added by Cryptozoology Paranomal Museum
An auroral research program that superheats the ionosphere.
Added by Dylan
Los Angeles, California
Griffith Observatory's Tesla Coil
High on a hill overlooking Los Angeles lives a world famous, high power conical Tesla Coil.
Added by Rachel
Edison's Last Breath at the Henry Ford Museum
Housed in the Henry Ford museum is a test tube said to hold Thomas Edison's last breath.
Added by Dylan
The only remaining collection of flayed figures made by French "madman" Honoré Fragonard.
Added by mbison
Electric Ladyland: The Museum of Fluorescent Art
The world's only museum devoted to the wonders of fluorescence.
Added by elecriclady21hotmailcom
New York, New York
Times Square Hum
A pedestrian island in the middle of world-famous Times Square emits a strange, and purposeful, humming noise.
Added by Josh
The Gurdon Light
A mysterious light floating in the trees of Gurdon, Arkansas may be a piezoelectric effect.
Parkes Radio Telescope
Giant dish located in a sheep paddock was primary receiver of Apollo 11 TV transmissions.
Added by Trevor
Musée de l'Absinthe
One woman's decades-long obsession with the "La Fée Verte."
Added by Alicia Bones
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