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L’Aérotrain – The Concept Hovertrain that Never Was

Designed by engineer Jean Bertin and developed in France from 1965 to 1977, this decidedly retrofuture (from today’s perspective) hovertrain was supposed to bring...

An 18th Century English Mansion Bought for £1

A historic 18th century English mansion that was once sold for a mere £1 has recently gone onto the market with an asking price...

20 Vivid Examples of Socialist / Communist Architecture

Architecture from behind the Iron Curtain is fascinating.  Their often stark brutal presence offering a dark romance indicative of the design from that era....

Ghost Ship in the Arctic floats Unmanned for nearly 40 years

Although the coast of Alaska is remote, and the region of the high arctic remoter still, you would not think that an abandoned ship...
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World’s Tallest 3D-printed Building – WinSun Decoration Design Engineering

The ever advancing technology of the 3D-Printer has reached new heights with this: The World's Tallest 3D-Printed Building from Shanghai-based construction firm WinSun Decoration Design Engineering. The...

12 of the Strangest Homes You’re Ever Likely to See

We like to embrace all kinds of architecture here on Sobify, but none come more fun than this unusual selection. With this series of...

Solomon’s Castle – A Medieval Style Castle Made From Scrap Metal...

Moving from New York to Florida over 40 years ago, Howard Solomon took the saying, ‘a man’s home is his castle’, and made it...

Japan’s Anti-Crime Orange Balls

If you have ever been to Japan you might have seen brightly coloured balls stored near the cash register, in everything from your standard...

The Lyubov Orlova – A Russian Ghost Ship Drifting Through International...

In 2013, the Lyubov Orlova, a Russian Cruise ship weighing over 4,251 tons broke free from its towing line as it was being delivered...

The Abandoned Restaurant – Inside a Boeing 747!

Urban exploring has really taken off in South Korea, (no pun intended with this particular story). And here we have an abandoned location of...