The Biggest Plagues in History

The Biggest Plagues in History

If study history, you will find out that apart from the COVID-19 pandemic, many plagues caused havoc to humankind in the earlier times.  Due to poor medical science, thousands to millions of people have died due to the pandemics of ancient times. Here are the top 10 of the biggest plagues ever recorded … Read more

The Biggest Hurricanes in History

The Biggest Hurricanes in History

Our planet has several natural disasters that occur throughout our history.These catastrophic events result in adverse effects and damages. Especially in our modern world, the impact of natural disasters is far more noticeable since we often see various structures getting destroyed, as well as several casualties. One of the natural disasters that … Read more

1918-1919 Influenza: A look at Dim History of the Spanish Flu

Spanish flu victims

Pandemics have infected society throughout history, but the influenza of 1918-1919 was the most devastating in known human history. It is known as the Spanish flu or the influenza of 1918, which was the most devastating pandemic in modern history. It spread even to the most isolated human communities and estimated to … Read more

The Biggest Earthquakes in History

The Biggest Earthquakes in History

Throughout the years, our planet survived millions of earthquakes that destroyed homes, buildings, and other infrastructures. Furthermore, earthquakes are the result of the movement of tectonic plates, although other factors like volcanic eruptions could also cause it. In our history, several recorded earthquakes hit our planet. Some of the major quakes in … Read more

The Greatest Expeditions in History

The Greatest Expeditions in History

Our world, as we know it, would not be the same without the work of different explorers in our history. It is all written in our history books the names and expeditions of the brave people who explored the vast oceans during the early times. Apparently, it seems pretty challenging as it … Read more

The History of Mount Weather

Mount Weather FEMA

The Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center, better known as Mount Weather, is a military underground bunker and missile silo launch facility located in the state of Virginia, United States. It is also one of the Continuity of Government (COG) safety sites in the US, although its exact COG functions are still strictly … Read more

Great Stories of Survival

a slot canyon where Aron Ralston was trapped

Despite the many injuries and diseases that we humans can suffer from, we are sometimes capable of doing great things in order to survive. From rationing food supplies to stopping the bleeding on a wound before being sent to a hospital, our adrenaline rush and our powerful will to survive may be … Read more

History of Plagues and Pestilence

plague doctor outfit during the Black Death

Several plagues throughout human history have killed millions of people around the world. Before the modern age, there were no correct methods of recovering from the plague and preventing them from spreading, which made them much deadlier in the past.  Thankfully, doctors and researchers today are constantly finding different ways to stop … Read more