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The 7 Wonders of the World have been documented, discussed, described and photographed extensively - but those are just the old seven wonders, or even the new seven wonders. Here you will find new and unique world wonders ranging from amazing abandoned towns and cities to incredible engineering innovations and much more.
Missing Manuscripts: 7 Lost Wonders of the Written Word
How could these 7 lost wonders of the written word, from Shakespeare to biblical gospels, have changed the world? Unfortunately, we'll never know.
Foreign Ramen: 12 Cup Noodle Soups You Can’t Get Here
Cup Noodle instant ramen's been a cultural icon since 1971 but there's a world of exotic flavors out there you can't get here. Here are 12 of the weirdest.
Inception Park: Impossible Roller Coaster in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires becomes a fantasy urban playground in this fun video by Black Sheep Films, featuring roller coasters with no tracks that zoom through the city.
Pretty Pointy: 15 Cool Concept Toothpick Holders
These 15 cool concept toothpick holders display your wee wooden weapons to best advantage while adding a designer dash to any kitchen, bar or chicken wing cafe.
Sea Food: 14 Floating Restaurants Around the World
These 14 highly unusual eateries take to the rivers, lakes and seas of the world, including Hong Kong's huge Jumbo Kingdom and Germany's BBQ Donut.
Rooftop Riverboat House Unveiled: A Room for London
Perched atop the Southbank Centre, a riverboat-shaped apartment called 'A Room for London' will offer lucky guests amazing views of the Summer Olympics in 2012.
Marvelous Mystery of Britain's Money Trees
Money doesn't grow on trees anywhere in the world, but some trees in Britain are laden with the coins of people who have passed by through the years.
Slippery When Wet: The UK's Top 10 Navigable Aqueducts
Sail on, inland sailor! Navigable aqueducts helped jump-start the industrial revolution at a time when railroads and commercial highways had yet to be invented.
Futuristic Fantasy Hotels: 14 Wild Concept Designs
Someday, a few of these wild and wacky hotel designs may become reality - likely in Dubai - but most of these futuristic hotel concepts will remain fantasies.
Beauty & The Beach: SI's Top 10 Scenic Locations
This look at Sports Illustrated magazine's top 10 scenic shoot sites shows that behind every lovely lady there's a beautiful backdrop well worth a visit.