TIL that the ghost town of Kolmanskop, once a german, diamond-mining settlement in Namibia and one of the wealthiest cities in the world, had a hospital with the first X-Ray unit in the southern hemisphere

Read more: https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20170104-the-diamond-rush-ghost-town-buried-in-the-desert

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  1. Between having the X-ray unit and it being a ghost town, you’d never be able to get away with telling a lie there. Everyone would be able to see right through you.

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