The German Town That’s Literally Breaking Apart The town of Staufen, in the south-west of Germany, has a problem: a drilling operation in 2007 that went very wrong. Half a metre of movement might not sound like much, but in this town, that’s enough for the buildings to crack and fall apart. Facebook Prev Article Next Article Discover Checkout these cool gadgets... Related Posts What Is Chemical Evolution? 10 Strange Uninhabited Islands Japan building made quake-safe by curtain of cables Sensory Deprivation Tanks, and Other Overblown Human Closets Can Technology Stop Aging? What Is Light, Anyway?