In June 2013, heavy rains led to a flood in the Canadian province of Alberta and one of the hardest-hit areas was the town of High River, a suburb of Calgary. In Beachwood Estates, a High River neighborhood, where mostly million-dollar houses were situated, floodwaters forced the inhabitants to leave their properties, and never come back. These spine-chilling abandoned mansions were demolished in early 2017.
Alan Wilzig inspired the character who introduced Leonardo DiCaprio's character to his future wife in a pool-party scene in the 2013’s “Wolf Of Wall Street”. He’s been selling his Tribeca mansion since 2014, when it costed $44 million. Now it’s merely $19.75 million and is but a shade of its former glory with lots of features removed to make the house more affordable for at least anyone to buy it.
Amos Dudley had braces in middle school, but he didn't wear a retainer like he was supposed to, so his teeth slowly shifted back. But as he had no money for the new set of braces, the digital-design major just decided to 3D-print one, using a high-quality printer at his university. The whole process cost him only 60$, too.
The VVIP Dreamliner B787 Dreamjet, also known as “the flying penthouse” is a huge private aircraft that’s capable of carrying up to 40 passengers and accommodate them with an entertainment and study lounge, dedicated dining spaces, an en-suite master bedroom with a 42-inch TV, a dressing room and an enormous hotel-style bathroom complete with a shower, and lots-lots more. The aircraft can be chartered for around $26,000 per hour – that’s $650 per person if there is the maximum number of passengers.