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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Dec. 18 2014 2:24 PMAt These French Caves, Everyday Objects Turn to Stone
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Dec. 16 2014 12:10 PMThe Magnificent Ruined Mansion of Talisay
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Dec. 11 2014 1:26 PMThe Tree-Climbing Goats of Morocco
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Dec. 9 2014 8:55 AMHead to the World’s Steepest Street for the Annual Racing of the Candy
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Dec. 3 2014 1:45 PMFive Amazing Australian Animals That Won’t Kill You
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Dec. 1 2014 9:45 AMThis Chunk of Corroded Bronze is the World's Oldest Known Analog Computer
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Nov. 26 2014 1:52 PMAmalfi’s Abandoned, Overgrown Flour Mills
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Nov. 24 2014 1:18 PMGraffiti, Grandma Style: The Painted Village of Zalipie
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Nov. 20 2014 12:49 PMThe Remains of a Columbus Controversy That Just Won’t Die
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Nov. 17 2014 8:29 AMHow to Keep a 101-Story Skyscraper Steady in High Winds
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Nov. 12 2014 1:29 PMHad We Lived: Tracing the Steps of Scott’s Doomed South Pole Expedition
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Nov. 7 2014 12:34 PMSpain’s Stunning Solar Power Towers
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Nov. 5 2014 9:58 AMThis Mysterious Bridge Lures Dogs to Their Deaths
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Nov. 3 2014 2:17 PMThe Amazing Tale of a Twice-Married Monkey Astronaut
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Oct. 30 2014 12:08 PMOn This Day in 1961: The Most Powerful Human-Made Explosion Ever
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Dec. 17 2014 12:38 PMThese Stone Slabs Contain Odd Instructions for a New Age of Humanity
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Dec. 12 2014 11:23 AMThe Dark Hedges: A Delightfully Dramatic Tree Tunnel in Northern Ireland
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Dec. 10 2014 12:40 PMThe Revolving Jails That Spun Like Lazy Susans
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Dec. 8 2014 12:53 PMFlamenco Beach is Paradise With Battle Tanks
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Dec. 2 2014 11:27 AMCyclists Who Hate Hills, Meet Norway’s Bike Escalator
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Nov. 28 2014 11:31 AMLet There Be Sunlight: Belgium's See-Through Church
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Nov. 25 2014 9:06 AMThis Red Path in a Forest Ravine Leads to Ultimate Bliss
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Nov. 21 2014 12:33 PMThis Spanish Civil War Town Has Been Kept in a Ruined State
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Nov. 18 2014 12:43 PMA Busy Public Road Runs Right Through This Airport Runway
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Nov. 14 2014 7:32 AMGiven the Chance to Talk to Aliens, This is What We Said
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Nov. 10 2014 2:06 PMTanah Lot Temple: See the Spectacular Sunset, Pet the Holy Snake
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Nov. 6 2014 12:42 PMThe Soviet-Era Railways Run by Children
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Nov. 4 2014 12:08 PMMingle With Monkeys and Spirits Atop This 2,400-Foot Volcanic Plug
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Oct. 31 2014 11:31 AMIt's Halloween. Time for a Chat With Harry Houdini's Ghost.
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Oct. 29 2014 12:17 PMTurns Out Dinosaur Parks Have Changed Quite a Bit Since 1854

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