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Top 10: Most Costly Natural Disasters

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Welcome to Top10Archive. From droughts, tsunamis and powerful hurricanes and earthquakes, in this video we will look at the top 10 most costly natural disasters in recorded history. All prices have been adjusted for 2014 and are translated to American US dollars. 10. The 2010 Chile Earthquake 9. The 1994 Northridge Earthquake 8. Hurricane Andrew 7. Hurricane Sandy 6. The Great Sichuan Earthquake of 2008 5. The 1988 North American Drought 4. Hurricane Katrina 3. The 1980 Heat Wave 2. The Hanshin Earthquake of 1995 1. The 2011 Tsunami References: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2010_Chile_earthquake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1994_Northridge_earthquake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Andrew http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Sandy http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2008_Sichuan_earthquake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1988%E2%80%9389_North_American_drought http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Katrina http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1980_United_States_heat_wave http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Hanshin_earthquake http://www.usinflationcalculator.com/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami Voice Over Talent: www.JimDenisonVoice.com www.Facebook.com/denisonvoice
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Welcome to Top10Archive. From hurricanes, cyclones, and devastating floods and earthquakes, in this video we will look at the top 10 most deadly natural disasters to date. 10. The Quake of 526 9. The 1920 Haiyuan Earthquake 8. The 2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake 7. The Calcutta Cyclone 6. Coringa, India Cyclone 5. The 1970 Bhola Cyclone 4. The Great Tangshan Earthquake 3. The 1556 Shaanxi Earthquake 2. The Yellow River Flood 1. The 1931 Central China Floods References: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/526_Antioch_earthquake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1920_Haiyuan_earthquake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2004_Indian_Ocean_earthquake_and_tsunami http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre-1980_North_Indian_Ocean_cyclone_seasons#1737_Calcutta_Cyclone http://www.hurricanescience.org/history/storms/pre1900s/1839/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre-1980_North_Indian_Ocean_cyclone_seasons#November_1839_Coringa_cyclone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1970_Bhola_cyclone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1556_Shaanxi_earthquake http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1887_Yellow_River_flood http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1931_China_floods Voice Over Talent: www.JimDenisonVoice.com www.Facebook.com/denisonvoice
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10 Most Dangerous Places On Earth: Earth is full of perilous places, from the frozen wastelands of Antarctica, all the way to leafy England. Let's take a look at the ten most dangerous places on Earth. SUBSCRIBE - New Videos Every Monday & Thursday https://www.youtube.com/user/Thoughty2 Help me make better videos, support me on Patreon: http://bit.ly/1II0lLh FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Thoughty2/439001992823183 TWITTER: https://twitter.com/Thoughty_2 THOUGHTY2 MERCHANDISE: http://thoughty2.spreadshirt.com
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Tweet this video! - http://clicktotweet.com/Fb3GE The world has witnessed numerous disasters over the centuries and although most are man-made due to wars and terrorism, mother nature certainly dishes out her fair share of damage. While there are many criteria as to what would be considered the "worst" natural disaster ranging from lives lost to cost incurred, the earthquakes, typhoons, and tsunamis you are about to witness are all horrific in their own right. Here are the 25 worst natural disasters ever recorded. https://twitter.com/list25 https://www.facebook.com/list25 http://list25.com Check out the text version too! - http://list25.com/25-worst-natural-disasters-recorded Here's a preview: Haiti Earthquake (2010) Cyclone Nargis (2008) Pakistan Earthquake (2005) Hurricane Katrina (2005) Indian Ocean Earthquake (2004) Nevado del Ruiz Volcano Eruption (1985) Tangshan Earthquake in China (1976) Hurricane Andrew (1993) Tōhoku Earthquake and Tsunami (2011) Aleppo Earthquake (1138) Haiyuan Earthquake (1920) Antioch Earthquake (526) Bhola Cyclone (1970) New Zealand Earthquake (2011) Afghanistan Blizzard (2008) East Africa Drought (2011) North Korean Famine (1994) European Heat Wave (2003) Yangtze River Floods (1931) Mozambique Flood (2000) North American Smallpox Epidemic (1775) The Great White Plaque (1600s) Gujarat Earthquake (2001) The Black Death (1348) Spanish Influenza (1918)
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Do animals have a sixth sense that can detect earthquakes and tsunamis? Or do they just make better use of their other senses than humans? Learn more at HowStuffWorks.com: http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/climate-weather/storms/animals-predict-weather.htm Share on Facebook: http://goo.gl/iCKmjT Share on Twitter: http://goo.gl/SjCS1R Subscribe: http://goo.gl/ZYI7Gt Visit our site: http://www.brainstuffshow.com Have you heard about how pets sometimes go missing just before an earthquake hits? Or how about in 2004, when a tsunami hit southeast Asia and killed more than 200,000 people... but almost no wild animals? Did you know that dogs, elephants, antelopes, bats and even flamingos fled the scene before the wave hit? Many people assume it's because animals are more attuned to their environment than we are. Others, like the United States Geological Survey agency say there's no connection between animal behavior and natural disasters. But if there were, wouldn't it warrant a closer look? Now the majority of researchers looking into this aren't claiming animals have a sixth sense or anything supernatural going on. What they think is that animals make greater use of their senses than we do. Using these, they react to environmental signals that we stupid humans don't even notice. Most likely, animals can hear sounds that we can't, especially the infrasonic, low-pitched vibrations made by earthquakes, storms, volcanoes, avalanches and oceans. So with their greater spectrum of hearing, it makes sense that animals would perceive these before us as unsettling. If you heard a deep, rumbling sound coming at you from a wide angle, what would you do? Hang out making sandwiches? Or run for your life? One study that supports this infrasonic hearing theory happened when Stanley Coren was studying whether dogs suffered from seasonal affective disorder. One day many of his 193 test dogs suddenly became agitated. Coren couldn't figure out what was going on until he noticed that a day later an earthquake struck nearby at a 6.8 on the richter scale. Here's where it gets crazy. After reviewing the results, Coren found that 14 of the animals had hearing impairments and these were the dogs that didn’t become anxious before the earthquake. Looking further he noticed that dogs with floppy ears were less likely to be agitated than those with perky, open ears. So it looks like the strength of their sense of hearing was what attuned the dogs to the earthquake's low tones. Another theory is that through their sense of touch, animals can feel vibrations through the ground or sense shifts in air or water pressure. Hurricanes are known to decrease such pressures. And scientists have observed that sharks change their behavior when storms cause pressure drops, swimming to deeper waters where they'll be protected. Birds and insects also seek cover when this happens. Now that you’ve heard the theories, do you think we should make safety decisions based on the behavior of our local animals? China did in 1975, when they evacuated a city before an earthquake hit after its animals showed signs of high anxiety. It’s estimated they saved thousands of lives. SOURCES: http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/climate-weather/storms/animals-predict-weather.htm http://mentalfloss.com/article/50586/can-animals-really-anticipate-natural-disasters http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/can-animals-predict-disaster/tall-tales-or-true/131/ http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2003/11/1111_031111_earthquakeanimals.html http://blogs.cdc.gov/publichealthmatters/2012/10/pet-sense-disaster/ Kaplan M. Beastly powers. New Scientist [serial online]. February 17, 2007;193(2591):34. Available from: Publisher Provided Full Text Searching File, Ipswich, MA. Accessed November 10, 2014.
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10 Most Devastating Natural Disasters They caused death and destruction on a massive scale, presenting the 10 most devastating natural disasters. Music = Rise of the Robots by David O'Brien and Johnny Lithium
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Greed and desire often force people to do some truly atrocious things. Every year, one day of shopping draws out the true, dark colors of shoppers all across America. In this video from Top 10 Archive, we look at just how far people will go to score those unbeatable deals on Black Friday and the bloody consequences that result. Top10Archive is not responsible for the self-inflicted damage from all of the face-palming that you may occur during this video. 10. Police Officers Pepper Spray Wal-Mart Crowd - 2011 9. Las Vegas Target Shopper Shot for Television - 2013 8. Black Friday-Related Shooting at Kohls - 2013 7. 11-Year Old Trampled at Wal-Mart – 2011 6. Marine Stabbed in Best Buy – 2010 5. Woman Loses Teeth after Kohls' Assault – 2010 4. Shootout Erupts over Shopping Space at Wal-Mart – 2012 3. Pepper-Spray Injures 20 Wal-Mart Shoppers – 2011 2. Target Shoppers Disregard Collapsed Dying Man – 2011 1. Wal-Mart Employee Trampled to Death - 2008 References: http://www.wowktv.com/story/24099286/11-year-old-child-reportedly-trampled-at-a-new-boston-oh-walmart http://www.cbsnews.com/news/big-biz-some-black-eyes-on-black-friday/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgQEjNLd9a0 http://www.theindychannel.com/news/u-s-world/several-injured-in-black-friday-related-shooting-outside-kohls-in-illinois https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9l1Q7HafbrM http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2013/nov/29/nv-black-friday-shopper-shot-vegas/ http://nypost.com/2010/11/26/former-marine-stabbed-in-best-buy-store-by-violent-customer/ http://grand-divisions.blogspot.com/2010/12/transwoman-assaulted-at-kohls.html http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/Two-People-Shot-at-Tallahassee-Walmart-Over-Parking-Space-Cops-180640081.html http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/11/27/black-friday-target_n_1115372.html http://news.nationalpost.com/2011/11/25/twenty-injured-after-woman-pepper-sprays-l-a-black-friday-shoppers-in-act-of-competitive-shopping/#__federated=1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsR-SFcIbtk http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/worker-dies-long-island-wal-mart-trampled-black- friday-stampede-article-1.334059 Voice Over Talent: www.JimDenisonVoice.com www.Facebook.com/denisonvoice "Hall of the Mountain King" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/