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Mount Pinatubo – The violent and massive eruption in Zambales

The 1991 eruption of Mount Pinatubo was one of the largest volcanic eruptions of the 20th century. Explosive activity began in early April as a series of well explosions

KRI Nanggala 402 – The Indonesian submarine sinks with its crew in the Bali Sea

It was one of two Cakra-class Type 209/1300 diesel-electric attack submarines of the Indonesian Navy. Nanggala was made by the Howaldtswerke shipyard in Kiel, West Germany in

Hindenburg disaster – The end of the giant passenger airship in Lakehurst

In 1937, the Hindenburg departed from Frankfurt, Germany, on the evening of May 3, on the first of 10 round trips between Europe and the United States

Beirut port disaster – One of the biggest explosions in history in Beirut

On 4 August 2020, a large amount of ammonium nitrate stored at the port of the city, exploded, causing at least 200 deaths, 6,500 injuries, and billion

Ixtoc I – One of the largest oil slicks in history in the Gulf of Campeche

An exploratory oil well being drilled by the semi-submersible drilling rig Sedco 135 in the Bay of Campeche of the Gulf of Mexico. Mexico’s state-owned oil company

Manchester United – The air disaster in Munich

The team was returning from a European Cup match in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, having eliminated Red Star Belgrade to advance to the semi-finals of the competition. On the

K-141 Kursk – The sail of the tragic submarine stands in Murmansk

The nuclear-powered submarine sank in an accident on 12 August 2000 in the Barents Sea, during the first major Russian naval exercise, and all 118 personnel on

OV-099 Challenger – The space shuttle disaster next to Cape Canaveral

A fatal incident in the United States space program that occurred on January 28, 1986, when the Space Shuttle Challenger broke apart 73 seconds into its flight,

9/11 – Collapse of the World Trade Center in New York

On September 11, 2001, terrorists hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 and crashed it into the northern façade of the North Tower at 8:46 a.m. the aircraft struck

Black Tom explosion – One of the world’s largest artificial non-nuclear explosions in Jersey City

The explosions which occurred on July 30, 1916, in the New York Harbor, was an act of sabotage by German agents to destroy U.S.-made munitions that were

Le Mans disaster – The world’s worst motorsport accident in Le Mans

Chernobyl disaster – The criticality nuclear energy accident in Pripyat

A nuclear energy accident that occurred on Saturday 26 April 1986, at the No. 4 reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. The accident started during a

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