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Strange Stories and Stranger Things

Here at Atlas Obscura, we love to delve into the unusual. From secret government experiments to spooky natural phenomena, we are intrigued by stories that prove that truth is stranger than fiction and that there may be more to fiction than we first believed to be true. This collection of stories is about our world at its most uncanny.

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