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Reclaimed


The link below is to an article that takes a look at nature reclaiming building and structures. There are some impressive images here.

For more visit:
http://www.directholidaycottages.com/cottage-blog/index.php/when-nature-moves-in/

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United Kingdom: Historic Images Released Online



Pacific Ocean WWII Underwater Plane Graveyard


The link below is to an article (with photos) of an underwater WWII aircraft graveyard in the Pacific Ocean.

For more visit:
http://mashable.com/2015/07/18/underwater-plane-graveyard-wwii/


See Yemen’s Tumultuous History in Pictures


TIME

Yemen’s embattled President Abdel-Rabbo Mansour Hadi resigned Thursday after failing to reach a power-sharing agreement with Shi’ite rebels who have held Sana’a, the capital, since September.

Hadi’s departure leaves Yemen’s fate in the balance. The poorest nation in the Arab world is fractured by tribal fighting, a separatist movement in the south, a robust Al-Qaeda presence, and the rising influence of the Shi’ite rebel group known as the Houthis.

But Yemen is no stranger to turmoil. In the images above, TIME looks at key moments in the country’s past that provide a historical context for the unfolding unrest.

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The First Photographs of Jerusalem


The link below is to an article featuring the first known photographs of Jerusalem.

For more visit:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/see-first-photographs-ever-taken-jerusalem-180949473/


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Article: France – Pont Valentre


The link below is to an article (with photos) that takes a look at the Pont Valentre in France.

<p align="justify"For more visit:
http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/pont-valentre


Fabulous fortresses



Article: The USA & Prohibition


The link below is to an article (with photos) concerning the USA and prohibition.

For more visit:
http://io9.com/boozy-snapshots-of-american-life-under-prohibition-716016782


Article: Abandoned military Installations Around the World


The link below is to a very interesting article that takes a look at a number of abandoned military installations from around the world and includes a number of photos.

For more visit:
http://weburbanist.com/2013/03/04/7-abandoned-wonders-of-military-architecture/


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