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I Thought Winter Where I Live Was Bad… Then I Saw This SNOWPOCALYPSE. Unbelievable.

I Thought Winter Where I Live Was Bad… Then I Saw This SNOWPOCALYPSE. Unbelievable.

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If you live above the Mason Dixon line in the United States, then you probably know how terrible winter can be. Snow, ice and bitter wind chills are a part of life. But, at least the US isn't Russia. The Rostov region can get a blast of snow so strong, it's apocalyptic. I'm not joking. When it snows in Russia... russiatrek.org It REALLY snows. russiatrek.org On Friday, January 30th, it snowed so much in the Rostov region a state of emergency was announced. russiatrek.org Transport networks were completely interrupted. russiatrek.org Food and...

10 Strange Things That You Probably Didn’t Know About The Moon

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There are few things more satisfying than looking up into the sky on a clear night and seeing the moon. Whether it's bright and full or partially hidden in shadow, there's something cool about watching the moon pass through its many phases. We start learning about our moon and how it works at an early age, so we must know it all by now, right?Well, maybe not. Here are a few facts about the moon that you probably weren't taught in school. 1. It might be Earth's twin. Flickr / dingopup Some people consider our moon to be the Earth's twin! Due to it's large size and strange orbit, there are a few people out there who actually think of our moon as its own planet. 2. It's been used as a burial ground. Flickr / Gunnvor Ka...
So A Guy Decided To Drive Through West Africa. The Things He Saw Are Almost Unbelievable.

So A Guy Decided To Drive Through West Africa. The Things He Saw Are Almost Unbelievable.

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There are a wide variety of cultures and countries in West Africa, from Nigeria through to Senegal, but one thing is the same for them all: life there is very different than life in the United States. Going for a drive through West Africa could result in goat herds, flash floods, vigilantes and danger. One man's collection of photos shows just how alien that life is compared to the Western world. Life in Liberia, post-Civil War, isn't like the US. Here you can see about 15 people jam-packed into a van. Imgur Need to fill up? Often gas is sold in 1 gallon glass jars, which requires siphoning to get into your car. Imgur Daredevil carpoo...
Welcome To The 19 Most Charming Places On Earth. They’re Too Perfect To Be Real.

Welcome To The 19 Most Charming Places On Earth. They’re Too Perfect To Be Real.

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Hidden all over the world are towns that you may think only exist in your dreams. They are villages full of quintessential charm, almost too perfect to be real. However, these dream towns, they do exist. Here are 19 towns that are so beautiful, you will scarcely believe that they aren't movie sets. I wish I could see each and every one before I exit this mortal coil. Each of these places are going on my bucket list. 1.) Burano, Italy 2.) Oia Village in Santorini, Greece 3.) Colmar, France ...
These 19 Nightmarish Places Will Keep You Awake At Night… They Sent Chills Down My Spine.

These 19 Nightmarish Places Will Keep You Awake At Night… They Sent Chills Down My Spine.

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As you go about your daily life, it's easy to forget all of the weird and wonderful things that are tucked away around the world. A Redditor cobbled together 19 of the strangest places on earth, reminding us all of the creepy things that could be hidden in our very towns. Dark forests, abandoned cities, strange museums and other oddities are everywhere. You just need to know how to find them. 1.) Hoia Baciu Forest (Romania): This forest is known as the “Bermuda Triangle” of Romania. Multiple people have gone missing in it, people have sighted UFOs, there has been unexplained electrical phenomena and more. imgur 2.) The Catacombs (Paris): The Parisian catacombs are a giant ossuary and cemetary tha...