Ella Morton
Ella Morton

Ella Morton is a writer working on The Atlas Obscura, a book about global wonders, curiosities, and esoterica adapted from Atlas Obscura. Follow her on Twitter.

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Sept. 20 2016 5:45 PMThe Atlas Obscura Book Is Out Now!
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June 27 2016 12:30 PMWhat the Most Alluring Women of 17th-Century England Looked Like
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June 7 2016 12:30 PMThe Subtle Design Features That Make Cities Feel More Hostile
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April 12 2016 12:30 PMThe Surprising Resurgence of Side Saddle
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Dec. 2 2015 12:30 PMHere’s How Long It Would Take Vampires to Annihilate Humanity
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Sept. 25 2015 2:15 PMIn the United Arab Emirates, Falcons Get Issued Their Very Own Forest Green Passports
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Sept. 8 2015 2:19 PMBefore Root Vegetables Came to Europe, Pigeon Coops Were the Pinnacle of Good Winter Eating
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Sept. 1 2015 1:53 PMGoldfleck the Lion, Buried in a New York Pet Cemetery, Lived at the Plaza With a Princess
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Aug. 20 2015 10:00 AMLong Before A.I. Was Generating Nervous Think Pieces, This Robotic Turk Was Raising Eyebrows
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March 13 2015 10:12 AMThis Coin on the Ground Is Actually an Amazing Art Project
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March 3 2015 10:01 AMUeno Zoo’s Emergency Drills Involve Staff Dressed as Zebras
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Feb. 23 2015 8:56 AMThe Story of Hollywood's Top-Secret Nuclear Film Studio
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Feb. 11 2015 10:04 AMThese Grave Cages are Remnants of the Body-Snatching Era in Scotland
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Feb. 4 2015 11:14 AMThe Gurgling Mud Volcanoes of Gobustan
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Jan. 30 2015 4:33 PMThis Fairy-Tale Stone Home Is Real
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July 8 2016 1:30 PMSam Patch Had a Fondness for Plunging Into the Abyss—in Front of a Paying Audience
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June 14 2016 12:30 PMHow England’s First Feline Show Countered Victorian Snobbery About Cats
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April 26 2016 12:30 PMThe Forgotten Secret Language of Gay Men
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Feb. 29 2016 12:30 PMThe Best Way to Drink Anything? From a Rocket Full of Soviet Space Dogs
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Oct. 26 2015 12:30 PMThe Self-Made Castaway Who Spent 16 Years on an Atoll With His Cats
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Sept. 14 2015 3:47 PMThe Lost American Sport of Netball Is Being Brought Back Thanks To Its Australian Popularity
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Sept. 4 2015 12:46 PMWhen It Was Invented, the Riot Act Was Something That Actually Had to Be Read Aloud
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Aug. 27 2015 11:18 AMCorpse Brides and Ghost Grooms: A Guide to Marrying the Dead
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Aug. 18 2015 10:00 AMThese Teen Interns Are Spending Their Summer Learning How to Repair Graves
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March 5 2015 12:57 PMThese Okinawan Beaches Have Star-Shaped Sand
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Feb. 24 2015 12:34 PMThis Eccentric Portuguese Palace Is Stuffed With Secret Symbols
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Feb. 13 2015 10:26 AMForbidden Corner: Garden of the Odd and Unexpected
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Feb. 5 2015 1:38 PMBehold, the Bronze Swine Flu Statue of Mexico
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Feb. 3 2015 11:50 AMThe Pope's Secret Passage Hides in Plain Sight
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Jan. 29 2015 12:29 PMMail Rail: London’s Abandoned Underground Train System

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