Some of us might wonder how our grandparents survived hot and steamy summers before AC became a common household feature, but the fact is older homes had a few tricks up their sleeves. Source: How homes kept cool before the age of AC
How does a Cordova boy end up 6,800 miles from home, writing children’s books and teaching English to young kids? It’s a long story that starts in California, where R.B. Bailey Jr. was serving in the Navy when Desert Shield/Desert Storm began. … Source: Cordova native finds new home, family overseas | Daily Mountain Eagle
The outback in Australia can get brutal...and deadly. With temperatures soaring as much as 120 degrees Fahrenheit, the residents have to have some type of relief. It took alot of work...but it looks like the residents of Coober Pedy have literally carved out a comfortable home for themselves!
Last year Kyu-shirataki Station made headlines around the world for staying open just to send one girl to school, but now that she's graduating, it's time to pack it in. Source: The train station that stayed open for a single school girl finally closes down | RocketNews24
Another traditional holiday in Japan... https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hinamatsuri