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Cost of Natural Disasters - US Economy - About.com
Financial guru Warren Buffett has said that natural disasters, such as Hurricane Katrina and Japan's earthquake, have a greater economic impact than terrorism.
http://useconomy.about.com/od/suppl1/tp/Natural-Disasters-Cost.htm
19th Century Disasters - 19th Century History - About.com
The 19th century was a time of great progress but was also marked by major disasters.
http://history1800s.about.com/od/timelines/tp/19th-century-disasters.htm
Disasters and Tragedy in the 20th Century - 20th Century History
Natural or man-made, disasters are destructive. They can wreak havoc and cause fear. Find out what horrible disasters occurred within the 20th century.
http://history1900s.about.com/od/horribledisasters/
World's Worst Natural Disasters - World News - About.com
Mother Nature has dealt the deadliest blows around the globe with these tragic disasters.
http://worldnews.about.com/od/disasters/tp/disastershub.htm
The Worst Disasters in World History - Geography - About.com
Information and a listing about the worst disasters in world history, based on total number of deaths. This listing of the world's worst disasters is part of the expert ...
http://geography.about.com/od/hazardsanddisasters/a/worstworlddisasters.htm
Covering Accidents & Disasters - Journalism - About.com
Accidents and disasters – everything from plane and train crashes to earthquakes, tornadoes and tsunamis – are some of the hardest stories to cover. Reporters ...
http://journalism.about.com/od/reporting/a/coveringdisast.htm
Network Disaster Recovery - Overview - Networking - About.com
IT disaster recovery and business continuity planning activities have increased substantially since the events of 11 September 2001.
http://compnetworking.about.com/od/itinformationtechnology/l/aa083102a.htm
Hindenburg Disaster - 20th Century History - About.com
The suddenness of the disaster was shocking. At 7:25 p.m. on May 6, 1937, while the Hindenburg was attempting to land at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in ...
http://history1900s.about.com/cs/disasters/a/hindenburgcrash.htm
World's Worst Mining Disasters - World News - About.com
This was the worst of a spate of mine disasters in Wales that occurred during a period of shoddy mine safety from 1850 to 1930. On June 25, 1894, 290 died at ...
http://worldnews.about.com/od/disasters/tp/Worlds-Worst-Mining-Disasters.htm
Asia's Worst Natural Disasters - Asian History - About.com
In addition, it has the largest human population of any continent, so it's not surprising that many of Asia's worst natural disasters have claimed more lives than ...
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/asianenvironmentalhistory/tp/Asias-Worst-Natural-Disasters.htm
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