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13 Signs Your Mall Is Dying

Elford Alley | Posted 09.14.2016 | Business
Elford Alley

Does your town have a mall? Do you have a sneaking suspicion that it’s on a downhill slide? We have a handy little list here to help you know for su...

Pokémon For Folks Who Don't Give A Hoot About Squirtles Or Zubats

Robin Raskin | Posted 07.21.2016 | Technology
Robin Raskin

People are seeing their neighborhoods in new augmented detail through the eyes of their mobile device. Some are giggling. Some are grimacing or perplexed, but they're all engaged.

This Is What The Abandoned Six Flags In New Orleans Looks Like Now

Lonnie Nadler | Posted 06.28.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Lonnie Nadler

Outspeak steps inside the abandoned Six Flags in New Orleans to offer a harrowing reminder of Hurricane Katrina's devastating power.

14 American Cities With Crazy Underground Tunnel Systems

Thrillist | Posted 01.14.2017 | Travel

By: Erik Christensen Credit: Evan Thompson Old American cities hide many old secrets, and if you believe National Treasure (yes), then you know the...

Try Not To Get Dizzy From These Crazy High Photos From Cities Around The World

The Huffington Post | Chris McGonigal | Posted 09.17.2015 | Home

A death-defying climber known by the pseudonym of Oleg Cricket has made it his mission to climb the world's tallest buildings and take stomach churnin...

Creepy Photos Of Abandoned Insane Asylums Will Keep You Up At Night

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 08.04.2015 | Travel

In Victorian England, a growing population and a lack of medical understanding resulted in a proliferation of so-called insane asylums that were soon ...

Abandoned Buildings Are Brought To Life In Stunning Photo Series

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.04.2015 | Travel

Photographer Matt Emmett has traveled all around the world capturing beautiful buildings for his work, Forgotten Heritage Photography. He has devoted ...

15 Haunting Photos From Inside The Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

DL Cade | Posted 05.31.2016 | Arts
DL Cade

Urbex and photographer Iain Bolton offer us a haunting glimpse into the town of Pripyat, the nuclear city established in February of 1970 to support a nearby power plant you might have heard of... It was called Chernobyl.

Photographer Creates Stunning Symmetric Images with Light and Reflection

Bibbi Abruzzini | Posted 05.28.2016 | Arts
Bibbi Abruzzini

All Photographs (c) Ferdinand Choffray, Courtesy of Ferdinand Choffray Could symmetrical composition be part of defining beauty? Symmetry makes it at...

On Nihilism and Urban Exploring

Benjamin Gordon | Posted 06.21.2015 | College
Benjamin Gordon

Fear no longer serves much of a purpose to our species. Modern humans have very little to be scared of in the natural world; there are no predators that actively hunt us. Truth is, the thing that poses the greatest danger to us is each other.

Joseph Erbentraut

These Eerie Photos Of Abandoned Places Are So Much More Than 'Ruin Porn' | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 10.24.2014 | Arts

People love looking at photos of abandoned buildings. The more opulent a structure once was -- and the more dilapidated it currently is -- the better....

The 'World's Widest Water Slide' Is Outrageous (And Illegal)

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel

First let us start by saying, you can't legally go here. But we can see why you’d want to: (Story continues below...) Post by StormTracker 13....

3 Recycled Structures That Beautifully Transformed Their Communities

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.12.2014 | Travel

To keep an old building, or bust it down and build something new in its place? Such is the question facing developers who want to increase property va...

Unusual Spaces, Unusual Characters

Raymond Schillinger | Posted 07.27.2014 | Impact
Raymond Schillinger

Over the course of producing Unusual Spaces, I've encountered a recurring theme: Behind each fascinating unusual space, there are equally fascinating unusual people who have taken up their cause. Case in point: Paul VanMeter.

Exploring the Magnificent Railway Boneyard Near Uyuni, Bolivia

Tom Moran | Posted 06.24.2014 | Travel
Tom Moran

In his book Ghost Train through the Andes, author Michael Jacobs tells of how Bolivia's then-president, Aniceto Arce, saw a modern transport network as the key to his country's prosperity, transforming Bolivia into a 'land of the future'.

Get Off Paris' Beaten Path

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel

Want to take a walk off the beaten Paris path? If so, a stroll along La Petite Ceinture is definitely for you. A railway that once circled the Cit...

Eerie Photos Of A Remote Abandoned Prison Will Give You Chills

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.04.2014 | Arts

Ontario’s Burwash Correctional Facility, which has been out of commission since the 1970s, is so remote one has to travel via canoe just to get ther...

Exploring the Hidden Market Streets of Seoul

Mimsie Ladner | Posted 03.29.2014 | Travel
Mimsie Ladner

Sadly, due to rapid modernization and an increase in more convenient shopping facilities over the past few decades, traditional markets have continuously lost patronage and are quickly diminishing in size and number.

Drone Discovers Abandoned Renaissance Faire Deep in Virginia Woods

Roadtrippers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

From the looks of the drone video, it's a pretty epic abandoned fairground, with loads of huge buildings still standing in pretty good condition, though a lot more weedy than before.

The Life Of A Serial Trespasser

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.12.2013 | Travel

Bradley Garrett calls himself a "place hacker." In this strange hobby, the Oxford University geographer wiggles under locked gates and scales barbed f...

Forgotten Neighborhood Could Be Site For A Horror Movie

Posted 09.15.2013 | HuffPost Home

While photos of neglected places tend to be creepy, there is something mesmerizing about seeing them completely untouched. Photographer Jordan Liles ...

Photographer Reveals The Creepy Past Of An Abandoned Home

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 08.27.2013 | HuffPost Home

When we come across photos of forgotten homes, they usually leave us totally stunned and full of questions. And we're clearly not the only ones who fi...

WHOA: Stunning Photos From Inside An Abandoned Farmhouse

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 05.01.2013 | HuffPost Home

This rare glimpse into the past is either creepy, sad or amazing.

"The Last Picture", Jaime Rojo Shoots the Street

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.14.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

New York streets never sleep, and they are just as raw, maddening, and wondrous as you've heard. Well known Street Art photographer Jaime Rojo cannot ...

Hurricane Sandy Blackout Video of Lower Manhattan

Untapped Cities | Posted 01.13.2013 | New York
Untapped Cities

After Hurricane Sandy swept through New York City at the end of October, much of Lower Manhattan was left underwater and without power.