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Goodbye, Miami [?]

"By century's end, rising sea levels will turn the nation's urban fantasyland into an American Atlantis. But long before the city is completely underwater, chaos will begin (1Page) [more inside]
posted by stbalbach on Jun 24, 2013 - 191 comments

Abandoned Disneyland in Beijing

As you leave Beijing traveling north on the road to visit the Great Wall of China you pass by this (map). It's unguarded, and various people have explored it, reporting back. There are two theories of its demise, local farmers, or Disney.
posted by stbalbach on Dec 13, 2011 - 12 comments

Abandoned Hobbiton from “Lord Of The Rings” taken over by sheep

Abandoned Hobbiton from “Lord Of The Rings” taken over by sheep.
posted by stbalbach on Nov 16, 2010 - 57 comments

Wolves, neo-Nazis and Germanys population crash

Due to population decline, Detroit plans on bulldozing roughly a quarter of the 139-square-mile city into semi-rural farmland. It is a worst case scenario in America, but pales to the problem of Eastern Germany, where demographic collapse in some towns is so severe, urban-wolves and neo-Nazis are the new order of the day. The mayor of one town says: "You can't go into the forest without a knife anymore." [more inside]
posted by stbalbach on Mar 19, 2010 - 114 comments

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