10 Potential Solar Storm Disasters

10 Potential Solar Storm Disasters

In September 1859, the Earth was struck by an awe-inspiring coronal mass ejection (CME). Astronomers observed a brilliantly bright white flare emerging from the Sun, and auroras were seen as far south as Cuba and Jamaica.[1] This massive solar event...
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10 Well-Known Disasters And Their Deadlier Historical Counterparts

10 Well-Known Disasters And Their Deadlier Historical Counterparts

History Christy HeatherAugust 20, 2017 The human mind seems to be programmed to think that things did not happen unless one can personally recall it happening. Historians must fight an uphill battle with the general population to convince them that...
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10 Deadliest Nuclear Disasters

10 Deadliest Nuclear Disasters

Our World Nicholas AmbrogelliJuly 27, 2017 Since World War II, great atomic discoveries have been made when it comes to renewable energy. From nuclear power plants to aircraft carriers that only need to refuel every 22 years, nuclear energy was...
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Top 10 Natural Disasters And Their Historical Consequences

Top 10 Natural Disasters And Their Historical Consequences

Our World Alan SmithyJune 6, 2017 Natural disasters have changed the course of human history. Although not everyone agrees on their effects, the links between these events and the social and economic changes afterward are intriguing. Natural disasters have led...
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10 Natural Disasters That Created A More Beautiful World

Our World Jessica BettsMarch 29, 2017 Yellowstone National Park ranks as the #1 best national park in America. Santorini, Greece, is a bucket list destination, honeymoon location, and dream vacation spot. The African Safari has more to see than we...
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10 Harrowing 19th-Century Maritime Disasters

Facts Adam R. RamosFebruary 23, 2017 The Titanic will forever be remembered as one of the deadliest maritime disasters in history, yet little is known about countless other maritime catastrophes around the globe. The following list details ten horrific 19th-ce...
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10 Lesser-Known Transport Disasters Of The 20th Century

10 Lesser-Known Transport Disasters Of The 20th Century

Travel Teodora Petroi March 5, 2016 The sinking of the Titanic, the collision of the SS Mont-Blanc, and the Hindenburg explosion are all well-known transport disasters that are always remembered and talked about. They’ve become icons, have been made into...
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