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Two ghostly apparitions spotted in photo taken at Stanley Hotel

Here’s Johnny! Two ghostly apparitions spotted in photo taken at hotel that inspired Stephen King’s The Shining After doing the ‘spirit tour’ at the iconic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park last month, the Mausling family from Aurora, Colorado, saw two ghosts in their photo John ‘Jay’ Mausling – who took the photo – and his

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The Remains of a 200,000 Year Old Advanced Civilization Found in Africa

The incredible discovery was made in South Africa, around 150 km west of port Maputo. There, we find the remains of a huge metropolis that measures, according to tests, around 1500 square kilometers. This ancient city is, according to researchers, part of an even larger community with about 10,000 square kilometers and is believed to

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15 Honest Sketches Illustrating The Darker Side Of Modern Society

Brecht Vandenbroucke is a Belgium based artist whose illustrations depict the darker side of modern society. His subjects are varied but his work often revolves around a central theme. He tries to look at the world from an alternative and often satirical perspective. Highlighting people’s obsession with social media and technology or portraying the inevitable

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A 17th-Century Sex Manual That’s Legitimately Raunchy

Racy, lewd, and hilarious. The Vault is Slate’s new history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. This sex manual, translated from the original French and published in England in 1680, is racy, lewd, and hilarious. Appendix Journal’s Benjamin Breen recently posted about the document after digging

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