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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July 24 2014 12:39 PMThe UFO Welcome Center, for Tired Extraterrestrial Travelers
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July 22 2014 11:31 AMA Tour of Wat Rong Khun, the Oddest Temple in Thailand
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July 18 2014 2:38 PMHere is the World's Most Adorable Waste Treatment Plant
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July 16 2014 1:05 PMAn Abandoned Victorian Garden, Now Back in Brilliant Bloom
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July 10 2014 11:50 AMThe Birth of the Baby Hatch, for Surrendering Infants Safely
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July 7 2014 2:31 PMBelchertown State School, a Horrific Home for the "Feeble-Minded"
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July 2 2014 12:46 PMA Supercomputer Has Taken Over This 19th-Century Church
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June 27 2014 3:18 PMSleep in Luke Skywalker's Childhood Home
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June 25 2014 11:09 AMGet Drunk With Chipmunks at this Wisconsin Dive Bar
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June 23 2014 2:04 PMHow Squatters Took Over a 45-Story Office Building
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June 19 2014 12:59 PMThe Lost World Atop Mount Roraima
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June 17 2014 1:14 PMLost Under Water for 25 Years, This Destroyed Town Now Has One Resident
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June 13 2014 3:51 PMWant to Really Get Away From it All? Stay in This Invisible Hotel Room.
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June 11 2014 10:51 AMThe Gated Community for People Who Talk to the Dead
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June 9 2014 1:03 PMSwimming With Dolphins? So Cliché. At This Beach You Can Swim With Pigs.
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July 23 2014 12:51 PMLake Tekapo: So Tranquil It's Almost Offensive
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July 21 2014 12:23 PMShake Hands With a Musty Mummy at This Dublin Crypt
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July 17 2014 12:19 PMA Summer Vacation Option for Sun-Hating Vampires
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July 15 2014 12:48 PMThe Special and Mysterious Seals of Siberia's Lake Baikal
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July 8 2014 8:52 AMInside a Once-Secret Cosmonaut Training Facility
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July 3 2014 2:12 PMWhy July 4 Is a Bittersweet Day for Texan Particle Physicists
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June 30 2014 1:55 PMAge Ain't Nothing but a Number for this 600-Year-Old Saint
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June 26 2014 2:40 PMDeranged Scenes From a Japanese Robot Restaurant
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June 24 2014 10:03 AMThe Cross Bones Gates: A Colorful Shrine to the Disgraced Dead
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June 20 2014 12:55 PMWhy People Pay to Get Shot At and Chased at this Tranquil Mexican Park
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June 18 2014 1:15 PMEnjoy Cocktails With the Dead at Mountain View Mausoleum
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June 16 2014 2:58 PMThe Theme Park Where You Can Tour Hell and Fish For Crocodiles
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June 12 2014 12:39 PMLa Specola: A Macabre Museum of Post-Mortem Wax People
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June 10 2014 12:39 PMSettle in for Sweet Dreams at This Clown Motel With a Cemetery View
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June 6 2014 1:25 PMThis German University Has a Student Jail

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