This Landslide In Japan Is Like Something Out Of A Michael Bay Movie

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Hopefully, most of us will never have to experience the horror of a landslide. These things are some of the most underrated natural disasters of all time. Just imagine being on a hillside in a rainstorm. Everything is wet, but it all looks solid. But all of a sudden, the ground gives way and starts […]

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The Ghosts of Chernobyl Live In This Creepy Amusement Park. Can I Go??

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Pripyat Amusement Park was set to open on May Day of 1986. On April 26th, the Chernobyl nuclear disaster left Pripyat, Ukraine in the Zone of Alienation, an area unsafe for humans due to high levels of radiation. Despite not making it to opening day, the park operated on the 27th to cheer up the […]

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These Spiders In Australia Are Getting Too Smart — Not Even Floods Can Stop Them

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Australia is a land of extremes. The continent is known for its deadly assortment of wildlife, but that’s not the only extreme thing about it. There’s also the weather. Recent floods in areas of Tasmania have caused unprecedented damage to residents’ homes and businesses. However, the extreme flooding has also caused wildlife — specifically spiders […]

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This Footage From An Earthquake In Ecuador Is Right Out Of A Disaster Movie

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You might not have heard about it, but back in mid-April, there was an absolutely devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Ecuador. The death toll from the quake surpassed 500 in the coastal areas along the Pacific Ocean. In the weeks since, footage from security cameras that were running during the earthquake has surfaced. The film seems […]

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He Filmed A Tornado And Inadvertently Captured The Moment That Tore His Life Apart

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After finding himself buried under what was once his home, Clem Schultz grabbed his neighbor’s hand and escaped the wreckage. His house had just been decimated by a tornado. The neighbor sat Schultz down on a fallen beam and said, “Don’t look down.” The 85-year-old looked at him, clearly puzzled, and asked why. “Because your […]

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They Were Loading A Truck Onto A Barge When This Disastrous Moment Happened

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You know those days where you think everything is going well, but then chaos erupts? The driver of this semitruck can definitely tell you a thing or two about that. While attempting to back his truck onto a barge in Russia, he believed that things were going pretty smoothly — that is, until he hit […]

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Bad News: The Earth Is Swallowing Up Everyone And Everything. Okay, Maybe Not.. But This Is Crazy.

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For some reason, in the last decade, sinkholes have been appearing in the headlines more and more frequently. It could be that news outlets are just faster at reporting news, but it’s possible that mining, fracking and other human operations have been weakening the ground below us. Cars, houses and roads are being swallowed by […]

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Meet The Unsung Heroes Of The Chernobyl Disaster You Never Learned About In Class

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Most of us have learned about the 1986 Chernobyl disaster in some capacity. Whether it was during an eighth-grade lecture or while browsing online, you’ve most likely seen images from the aftermath of this horrific nuclear meltdown and heard chilling accounts of what life was like that day for those living near the Chernobyl Nuclear […]

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