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Faith Alone: 7 Stunning Abandoned Churches

When it comes to architecture, churches have always had some of the most awe-inspiring, beautiful designs.

6 Creepy Abandoned Amusement Parks

Creepy and delightfully twisted, abandoned amusement parks draw out curious photographers by day and kids looking for a cheap thrill by night. Below are photographed explorations of six of the most haunting abandoned amusement parks.

Nine Breathtaking and Inspiring Pieces of Public Art

Why should art remain cooped up in museums? Art should be seen by as many people as possible, so as to inspire as many viewers as it can. Public art is the act of erecting intriguing, usually extravagant pieces of art in places of high population. Here are nine breathtaking and inspiring pieces of public art.

10 Awesome and Mobile works of Graffiti

Graffiti has always been an urban expressionist art form. Oft times, both an expression of the human creative spirit and an outlet for emotion, graffiti have covered the walls of high rises in every city of the world. Is it any wonder that the art form soon moved to vehicles? Here are the ten most [...]

10 Amazing Skate Parks from Around the World

Skating, inline blading and BMX biking are enjoyed by people from every country in the world. Skate parks are like playgrounds to skaters, and fans of the sport are always on the lookout for the biggest, wildest, craziest courses to conquer! From America’s West Coast to City of France, skate parks come in all styles [...]

10 of the Wackiest & Coolest USB Gadgets

Universal Serial Bus is quite possibly the most diverse and wide ranging technological innovation of the computer era! From simple I/O device control to missile control devices (well, toy ones anyway), USB has opened up a world of innovation and creativity. Here is a list of ten of the craziest USB devices!

George Foreman Grill

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Early World Technology: Eight Abandoned Windmills

Windmills were one of humanity’s prime sources of electricity before the technological revolution. Monuments to the technology of simpler times, these structures come in all shapes in sizes, from massive stone giants to small steel towers.  Here is a great collection of amazing shots of abandoned windmill photography!


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Holland is home to quite a few abandoned windmills. Somewhat ominous [...]

Lost at Sea: Seven Beautiful Abandoned Lighthouses

Lighthouse architecture is captivating. Aside from their practical purpose of guiding sailors away from shore lines at night, lighthouses have always occupied a special place in storytelling lore. They may not be lighting the way for sailors and captains anymore, but they still serve as beautiful and captivating landmarks. These seven abandoned and inactive lighthouses [...]

Milestones in Hobovertising: 11 Great Hobo Signs

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Homelessness is not a laughing matter. On the streets of every city and town in America, we find those who are much less fortunate than we are. Some are mentally disabled, and others have suffered immense financial hardships. With that in mind, there are a select few homeless who have a point to advertise [...]

20 More Cute, Creepy, Geeky Urban Vinyl Collectibles

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Current collectors and new comers awed by the artistry and detail of vinyl figures are always on the lookout for new and interesting additions to their collection. Urban Vinyl collections are home to diverse figures from movies to comic books and even original creations straight from the artist’s mind. Here are some of the [...]