The Beautiful Brooklyn Home Of Norman Mailer

Located above the Brooklyn Heights Promenade on Columbia Street, the home of renowned author and one-time New York mayoral candidate Norman Mailer is a fourth floor walk up in a 25-foot wide townhouse. Redesigned in the 1970’s with a focus on the nautical, the home has the look and feel of a ship, complete with a hammock, a trapeze swing dangling from the ceiling and a rope ladder.

Traversing the three-story home requires climbing ladders and narrow stairs while access to the writer’s office requires braving a narrow gangplank. With a terrace overlooking the Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline, Mailer’s home is privy to some of the best views in New York City, making the $2.5 million asking price almost reasonable:

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Norman Mailer National Book Award

Along with the home, the Mailer family was including the original accoutrements in the sale, including 2 of Norman Mailer's National Book Awards.

Normal Mailer Brooklyn Home

Along with the home, the Mailer family was including the original accoutrements in the sale, including 2 of Norman Mailer's National Book Awards.

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23 Stunning Photographs Of Santorini Greece

If you’ve ever seen a beautiful photograph of a charming Grecian village by the sea, there’s a strong chance it was taken in Santorini. Although home to only 15 thousand residents, Santorini is one of the most popular destinations in Greece. With beautiful views, stunning beaches, and amazing architecture, it’s easy to understand why:

The Most Astounding Aerial Photography Ever Seen

From the mindblowing 2-million strong tent city of Mecca to the staggering tulip fields of the Netherlands, we take a look at the most astounding aerial photography ever:

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Fort Bourtange Aerial Photography

Fort Bourtange in the Netherlands.

Astounding Aerial Photography Glacial River In Iceland

Can you believe this is real? It's a glacial river in Iceland.

Tent City In Mecca

Over 2 million pilgrims occupy this make-shift tent city outside of Mecca during Hadj.

Lake Natron in Tanzania

Lake Natron in Tanzania.

Aerial Photography Of Eixample Barcelona

This amazing aerial photograph captures the fascinating design of the Eixample district of Barcelona.

Blue Dragon River Aerial Photography

Blue Dragon River of Portugal.

Terraced Rice Fields In Yunna China

Terraced rice fields in Yunna, China.

An Amazing Aerial View Of Amsterdam

An amazing aerial view of Amsterdam and it's canal system.

World War 1 Trenches Aerial Photograph

An aerial photograph of the Loos-Hulluch trench systems in World War 1. British trench lines are on the left, German trench lines are on the right.

Scotsdale Arizona Photograph

Scotsdale, Arizona.

Maldives Aerial Photograph

Male, the capital of the Maldives.

Central Park Aerial Photography

Central Park, New York City.

Aerial Photography Of Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls.

Tulip Fields In The Netherlands

Tulip fields in the Netherlands

Vancouver Canada Aerial Picture

Vancouver, Canada.

Sao Paola Aerial Photograph

Sao Paola

Aerial Photography San Francisco

San Francisco, California

Verdun Cemetery

Cemetery in Verdun, France.

New York City

New York City, New York.

Aerial Photography Bern

Bern, Switzerland.

Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico.

Glastonbury Festival In 2013

Glastonbury Festival in 2013

Manhattan And Queens Aerial Photograph

An aerial photograph of Manhattan and Queens, New York.

The Amazon River

The Amazon River.

New York At Night

Aerial photography of New York City at night.

London Aerial Photo

London, United Kingdom.

Bath

Bath, England

Jeju Island

Jeju Island, South Korea.

Iceland River

Another photograph of a river in Iceland.

Hong Kong Aerial Photograph

Hong Kong, China.

Aerial Photography Harvest

Two fields: one has been recently harvested, the other awaits harvesting.

The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon from outer space.

Glastonbury Festival

Glastonbury Festival held in Somerset, England.

Aerial Photography

Maze, location unknown.

Aerial Photography Red Rocks Amphitheater

Red Rocks Amphitheater, Colorado.

Disneyland In 1962

Disneyland in 1962.

Copenhagen Suburbs Aerial Photography

The suburbs outside of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Aerial Photography Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa.

An Aerial Photograph Of Burning Man 2013

An aerial photograph of Burning Man 2013.

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Forty Stunning Cinemagraphs

Cinemagraphs have quickly become one of our favorite modes of artistic expression on All That Is Interesting. By combining elements both static and dynamic, cinemagraph GIFs capture an understated beauty in tranquility, even from scenes of chaos. For your viewing pleasure, forty stunning cinemagraphs:

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