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The Story Of Nancy Drew, Once Far More Ballsy Than The Girl Sleuth You Know
Offbeat  (tags: Nancy Drew, girl crime detective, before-her-own-time, solving mysteries, books, cool, interesting )

Barb
- 334 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Almost as many girls write to me as boys, and all say that they like to read boysâEUR(TM) books," Edward Stratemeyer, head of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, wrote in 1905. "But it's pretty hard to get a boy to read a girl's book, I think."
World's Tallest Sunflower Requires Its Own Scaffolding
Offbeat  (tags: world's tallest sunflower, off-beat, cool, germany )

Dave
- 351 days ago - usatoday.com
just a fun story, I love to grow, look at and photograph sunflowers myself, but never thought of trying to grow one taller than about 8 feet
Squeeze - Cool For Cats
Offbeat  (tags: Squeeze, cats, cool, video, music )

Scooby
- 416 days ago - dailymotion.com
Enjoy!
The Temple Of Cave
Offbeat  (tags: environment, interesting, off-beat, cool )

Vlada
- 824 days ago - twilix.com
Awesome ancient temple
"Pencil Vs Camera" Blends Drawing With Photography
Offbeat  (tags: drawing, art, photography, bizarre, cool, interesting, odd, off-beat, pictures, photos, unusual, technology )

Lindsey
- 1605 days ago - cbsnews.com
"Pencil Vs Camera" is an imaginative and fun series by Belgian visual artist Ben Heine that began in 2010. Blending photography and drawings, Heine brings together real photographs with fantastical sketches into a fascinating mixed medium where...
'Green Tunnel' Helps Visitors Stay As Cool As Cucumbers
Offbeat  (tags: eco-friendly, green, Green Tunnel, gourd, cucumbers, cool, Nagoya, Japan, summer heat )

Naoko
- 1771 days ago - asahi.com
Thanks gourd! The Nagoya Agricultural Centre in Nagoya's Tenpaku Ward is offering relief from the relentless summer heat with a 14-meter-long "Midori no Tunnel" (Green tunnel) made of eight types of gourd.
Blood-Donation Room Designed For Anime Culture In Akihabara
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Tokyo, Akihabara, otaku, amine, blood donation room, Red Cross, Good Design Award, youths, cool, idol, futuristic, futuristic design )

Naoko
- 1811 days ago - asahi.com
Amid the crowds of cosplayers and 'otaku' in Tokyo's Akihabara district sits a branch with an interior that looks like a futuristic cafe. Transparent cahirs, computer screens and a wide array of colorful lights greet the visitors.
55-Story High Infinity Pool
Offbeat  (tags: architecture, cool, high, pool )

Srdjan
- 1848 days ago - mad4red.com
Architect Moshe Safdie had high hopes when he built the Sands Skypark in Singapore. The Sands Skypark runs across three structures of the Marina Bay Sands hotel. The new add-on to the $6 billion dollar high-rise complex includes a pool that sits atop t
Amazing Inventions You Did Not Know Existed
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, inventions, amazing, cool )

Catya
- 1866 days ago - cool-story.com
A well known misquote said that everything that can be invented has been invented. That was uttered more than a hundred years ago, and if it had been true, we wouldn't be reading this article sitting hundreds or thousands of miles apart...
10 Most Awaited Upcoming Video Games of 2011
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, video, games, 2011, cool )

Catya
- 1872 days ago - cool-story.com
This list brings to you the 10 most anticipated and awaited video games scheduled to release in the year 2011. So gamers get ready, place your orders and get your hands on your most favorite games as soon as they reach the shelves.
Unusual Buildings of the World
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, unusual, buildings, world, cool )

Catya
- 1875 days ago - cool-story.com
All the buildings reflect the desire of their creators but our list describes the 15 most unusual buildings of today. The builders have stepped away from the ordinary standard of architecture, we can say that these prominent structures are among the uniqu
Coolest Magical Items From Fiction
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, magic, powers, fiction, cool )

Catya
- 1875 days ago - cool-story.com
A magic item is any object that has magical powers inherent in it. These may act on their own or be the tools of the person or being whose hands they fall into. Magic items are commonly found in both folklore and modern fantasy.
Coolest Gadgets in Kids Media
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, gadgets, kid, media, cool )

Catya
- 1881 days ago - cool-story.com
Gadgets are great for us big kids adults but so as not to let the little kids miss out this section of Coolest Gadgets is dedicated to sharing gadgets especially for children.
Futuristic Concept Hotels
Offbeat  (tags: design, futuristic, concept, hotels, cool )

Catya
- 1885 days ago - cool-story.com
In the fast moving world when the silhouette of life is changing dynamically, only those will thrive who will out-power others. The designers of the hotels of tomorrow, perhaps, have kept this in mind while creating futuristic hotels to lure the global..
 

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