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Muybridge's panorama was probably sold widely in the 19th century, but today it's considered rare.

A vintage panorama of San Francisco in 1877 gives a rare look at the city before it was destroyed by an earthquake. The photos sold for $14,000.

Some San Francisco neighborhoods still look similar today, but many ornate mansions and cobblestone streets are gone.
The Flintstone house is Hillsborough, California.

5 bizarre houses in the Bay Area that have caused controversy and torn neighborhoods apart

Five of the most controversial homes near Silicon Valley, from the Fish House to the Flintstone House.
Tiny house owners have to get creative when it comes to storage.

17 photos that show the ingenious ways tiny house owners store their belongings

Residents of Orlando Lakefront, a tiny home community, reveal the creative ways they store their belongings, from outdoor closets to Murphy beds.
The Gare Du Nord in Paris, France.

36 train stations every railroad fan needs to see in their lifetime

Make your travel journey more interesting by visiting these 36 train stations that are great attractions on the way to your final destination.
The Royal Ontario Museum's Michael Lee-Chin Crystal has spurred mixed reactions.

8 of the ugliest, most hated buildings in the world

Architects, locals, and tourists have given these structures a hard time for being "eyesores" and have sometimes petitioned to get them demolished.
Kanye West constructed wood domes he hopes will be used for low-income housing.

Kim Kardashian took fans inside Kanye West’s new-age domes that he wants to turn into housing for the homeless

Kim Kardashian West gave her Instagram followers an inside look at the project after celebrating West's father's birthday inside the domes.
This was one of England's first seaside resorts, established during the Victorian Era.

THEN AND NOW: 7 Victorian Era landmarks and what they look like today

From England's first seaside resort in Scarborough to London's Waterloo Bridge, these are the Victorian Era landmarks that are still standing.

A Michigan high school is spending $48 million to renovate its buildings in order to thwart school shooters

The school district worked with an architecture firm to subtly integrate survival into every element of the new building's design.
Scott Disick made his kids a $100,000 playhouse on his new show.

Scott Disick made his kids a $100,000 playhouse that is nicer than your apartment

Scott Disick and his crew constructed a luxurious, loft-style playhouse in Kourtney Kardashian's backyard for his kids Mason, Penelope, and Reign.
These windows serve a practical and otherworldly purpose.

The explanation behind 6 popular design elements on buildings

Some paint colors are said to keep spirits at bay and many buildings skip elevator numbers because they think they're unlucky.