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How A Toxic Disaster Area Became a Model Eco-Village

Readers of the news in October 2010 may remember a series of horrifying and heartbreaking images from the Hungarian town of Devecser. The town was battered by a flood of toxic red sludge contai…

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8 Strange Abandoned Places (Slideshow)

  We're all familiar with the ruins of ancient civilizations, but what about more recent history? From businesses that went belly-up to environmental disasters forcing the evacuation of entire…

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Here in NM, we used to use solid waste for bricks. After dried in a kiln, the waste was a nice shad…