List of wars and disasters by death toll
This is a list of wars and anthropogenic disasters by death toll.It covers the lowest estimate of death as well as the highest estimate, the name of the event, the location, and the start and end of e...
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A portion of California's Highway 1 is buried after a massive landslide
A portion of California's Highway 1 was buried under 40 feet of rock and dirt after a massive landslide. California is already looking at $1B in highway dama...
Colombia landslides: Over 200 die in Putumayo floods
At least 206 people are dead and hundreds more are injured or missing after mudslides.
Massive landslides caught on camera
A complete collection of the biggest and rock and landslides from around the world. This is a remake of 'biggest landslides worldwide with a few added new on...
Dramatic hotel collapse into river caught on tape
Heavy rainfall in Peru causes structure to fall into flooded river
'Historic' Louisiana flooding: Two dead and over 1,000 rescued
Two people have died and over 1,000 have been rescued after "historic" flooding swamped the US state of Louisiana.
West Virginia Floods: 20 Killed, Including Toddler, as Thousands Left Without Power
Historic flooding in West Virginia has caused dangerous conditions that have killed at least 20 people and left thousands without power.
Unprecedented Scientific Report Says Decline Of Pollinators A Threat To Food Security
Around the world, the animals that pollinate our food crops - more than 20,000 species of bees, butterflies, bats and many others - are the subject of growing attention. An increasing number of pollin...
Texas hit with heavy rains, heightened flood threat
Up to a foot-and-a-half of rain pounded Texas on Saturday, raising fears of widespread flooding in the rain-soaked state even as the remnants of record-setting Hurricane Patricia bore down from Mexico...
In South Carolina, 'it's a historic flood'
As teams from multiple agencies try to save people from their cars on flooded streets across South Carolina, officials are struggling just to keep count.
France floods: Water 'waist-high in minutes'
British holidaymaker Warren Greene describes how sudden storms and flooding in Antibes left he and other tourists cut-off from their campsite and sheltering in an office.
Risk Of Food Shortages To Rise With Climate Change
A new report found that extreme weather in the coming decades will have an increasingly strong impact on global food supplies. The chances of food shortages and extreme price hikes could triple by 204...
Brazil road swallows then spits out entire bus
A bus has been swept away by flood waters after it fell into a river in the tropical Para state in Brazil.
List of wars
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to war:War – organised and often prolonged armed conflict that is carried out by states and/or non-state actors. It is characteris...
Famine
A famine is a widespread scarcity of food, caused by several factors including crop failure, population unbalance, or government policies. This phenomenon is usually accompanied or followed by regiona...
Famine - Wikipedia
List of famines
This is a selective list of known major famines, ordered by date.Between 108 BC and 1911 AD there were no fewer than 1,828 major famines in China, or one nearly every year in one or another province; ...
List of natural disasters
A natural disaster is a sudden event that causes widespread destruction, lots of collateral damage or loss of life, brought about by forces other than the acts of human beings. A natural disaster migh...
Flood
A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land which is usually dry. The European Union (EU) Floods Directive defines a flood as a covering by water of land not normally covered by water. In the...
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List of floods
This is a list of major floods.
List of floods - Wikipedia
List of deadliest floods
This is a list consisting of the deadliest floods worldwide with a minimum of 50 deaths.
Landslide
A landslide, also known as a landslip, is a geological phenomenon that includes a wide range of ground movements, such as rockfalls, deep failure of slopes and shallow debris flows. Landslides can occ...
Landslide - Wikipedia
List of landslides
This list of landslides is a list of notable landslides and mudflows divided into sections by date and type. This list is very incomplete as there is no central catalogue for landslides, although some...
Medieval demography
Medieval demography is the study of human demography in Europe and the Mediterranean during the Middle Ages. It is an estimate of the number of people who were alive during the Medieval period, popula...
Medieval demography - Wikipedia
Landslide
See the awesome destructive power of landslides. http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/?source=4001.
Unprecedented Scientific Report Says Decline Of Pollinators A Threat To Food Security
Around the world, the animals that pollinate our food crops - more than 20,000 species of bees, butterflies, bats and many others - are the subject of growing attention. An increasing number of pollin...
Food security
Humans are using an increasing amount of Earth's annual production of plants.Food security is a condition related to the supply of food, and individuals' access to it. Concerns over food security h...
Food security - Wikipedia
List of avalanches
This is an incomplete list of notable avalanches.