The Atlas Obscura Guide To Cambridge
15 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Cambridge, England
Updated January 19, 2023
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The Intrepid, Furry Explorers Who Mapped Antarctica
Peek inside the "employment records" of Great Britain’s sled dogs.
by Andrew Avery
Podcast: Corpus Clock and Chronophage
Join us for a daily celebration of the world’s most wondrous, unexpected, even strange places.
by The Podcast Team
The Curious Task of Digitizing Darwin’s Beans and Butterflies
From squeaky beans to arsenic scares, conservation is full of surprises.
by Diana Hubbell
This Writer Is Tweeting Everything Sylvia Plath Ever Ate
Busting sexist myths about a famous poet, one tweet at a time.
by Reina Gattuso
A Stately English Lawn Is Going Wild In the Name of Biodiversity
"If there are ways to manage our landscapes that can make them more exciting for all the insects and mammals, then why not do it?”
by Luna Shyr
Found: A Greasy Leftover Snack Inside a Rare Book
Whether a cookie or a fruit bun, the "offending object" has been discarded.
by Matthew Taub
Why We Will Not Have Been Able to Attend Stephen Hawking's Time Traveler Party
At least, not in this universe.
by Samir S. Patel