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Florida's Incredible Coral Castle

This is from Mental Floss.

I used to live about 5-7 miles from the Coral Castle but I never went to see it.

Florida’s Coral Castle has been called the American Stonehenge, but a more apt comparison might be the Taj Mahal. 666 more words

Coral Castle Mystery 100% Solved with 1930's Film Footage!

Coral Castle is a stone structure created by the Latvian American eccentric Edward Leedskalnin (1887–1951) north of the city of Homestead, Florida in Miami-Dade County. The structure comprises numerous megalithic stones (mostly limestone formed from coral), each weighing several tons… 139 more words


Fun with world-building - Magic

One thing that drew me to write Fantasy was the ability to create your own worlds. When I was a kid my brother would try to get me into Dungeons and Dragons and while I loved the map drawing and the creature, all the ‘rules’ took a lot of the fun away for me. 310 more words


In Search of... The Castle of Secrets

I grew up watching reruns of the “In Search of…” series on A&E. I watched it primarily because it was narrated by Leonard Nimoy, who is known to billions as Spock from… 24 more words