A Millionaire Spent Years Building a Full-Scale Ark. The Inside Is What’s Truly Mindblowing

Image: Ark of Noah

When religion and piles of money collide, things can get pretty crazy. But fear not, this isn’t going to be a heavy op-ed about Saudi Arabia or Ted Cruz. This is the story of how one man used his wealth to realize a massively ambitious spiritual goal, with amazing results.

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Somewhere along the Merwede river in the Netherlands lies a hulking colossus. A man-made giant of literally Biblical proportions. But who built it – and why?

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