There's nothing quite like the eerie feeling of being in a once-crowded place that has become empty and deteriorated over time. This video of someone exploring an Abandoned McDonald's gives me a dose of that feeling through the computer screen. On the counters and floors, there are still remnants of food packaging. The tables, seating, and machinery are all still intact. It's as if everyone inside of this McDonald's just disappeared into thin air.
Abandoned America [via] is a sprawling collection of places to explore, organized into neat galleries and themes (churches, schools, misc.) There's a podcast and a patreon to follow, offering higher-res shots and other benefits. Prints are available, too—everything is the work of Matthew Christopher, an urban explorer smart enough to keep the tricks of the… READ THE REST
These urban explorers visited the crumbling interior of an unidentified and abandoned public aquarium in Spain where they found an old preserved shark and the rotting remains of an octopus and squid. From Science Alert: When the aquarium was damaged [likely by a giant wave] and subsequently evacuated, all living animals were transferred to new… READ THE REST
Located about five hours north of Toronto, Ontario, the Peter Grant Mansion is the largest home in Canada. It was never finished and is now a prime destination for urban explorers. From Curiocity: Named after its intended owner who was the CEO of a well-respected lumber company, this uniquely designed palace could have been a… READ THE REST
When you live your life on the go, finding time to cook is challenging. You might resort to unhealthy and unappetizing snacks just to make it through the day. It doesn't have to be that way, though. You can devour quality meals that require barely any prep. In fact, you can even have great seafood… READ THE REST
If you like to live by the phrase "work hard, play hard," then Muff Waders has the perfect product for you. This lifestyle brand was started by Taylor "Earl" Nees, who defines himself as a simple man who enjoys "fishing, hunting, playing sports, drinking beer, chasing girls, and loving life." He and his business partner Garret… READ THE REST
Want to give your brain a boost? Want to overcome mental blocks and brain fog? Think clearly? Stop procrastinating? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you might want to try something a little more advanced than coffee, colas, and energy drinks. Those things are great for a little jumpstart every once in… READ THE REST