The Well, That Was a Disaster Collection
How The Crash of Uruguayan AF Flight 571 Drove A Rugby Team To Cannibalism ... 27.2k VIEWS On Oct. 13, 1972, a plane carrying 45 passengers, including the Old Christians Uruguayan rugby team, crashed in the Andes ... Haunting Images of Fukushima, The Abandoned Nuclear Radiation Ghost Town ... 3.7k VOTES March 11, 2011, was a dark day for Japan, as residents fled what would later be known as the Fukushima disaster. After the ... 12 Things That Went Wrong To Cause Three Mile Island Nuclear Meltdown 11.4k VIEWS Three Mile Island is a nuclear power plant located in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on the eastern side of the state. It was the ... The Crew Of The Challenger Was Alive The Entire Fall - And NASA Tried To Cover ... 4.1M VIEWS The incident that destroyed the now infamous Challenger space shuttle on the morning of January 28, 1986, forever ... 28 Facts You May Not Know About The 'Titanic' 2.7M VIEWS In the early morning of April 15, 1912, the Titanic sank into the North Atlantic Ocean. Just four days into the ship's ... Creepy Stories From Chernobyl 26.7k VOTES On April 26, 1986, one of the world's worst disasters occurred in the Ukrainian city of Pripyat (then part of the USSR). There ... Fascinating Facts You Didn't Know About The Hindenburg And Its Untimely ... 7.5k VIEWS On May 6, 1937, the German passenger airship LZ 129 Hindenburg, a type of rigid aircraft known as a Zeppelin, was making its ... 13 Tragic Oversights That Led To The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire 43.2k VIEWS The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire occurred on March 25, 1911 in the Asch Building, Greenwich Village, New York City. It ... The Worst Plane Crashes in History 6.9k VIEWS Air travel is certainly one of humanity's crowning achievements. It opened up the world and allowed people to travel ... The Time Nearly 100 People Died In One Of The Worst Human Stampede 'Crowd ... 12k VIEWS On April 15, 1989, the Liverpool Football Club was set to play an FA Cup semifinal game against Nottingham Forest. The teams ... Everything That Went Wrong With The Love Canal Mass Poisoning Case 17.2k VIEWS Love Canal in New York state is now a Superfund site, but, back in the 1950s, it was an idyllic community full of ... The Day The Clowns Cried – The Story Of The Hartford Circus Fire 20.1k VIEWS Everyone loves a day at the circus – and the 7,000 people who showed for the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey ... The MGM Grand Fire And How It Changed Las Vegas Forever 3k VIEWS On November 21, 1980, the MGM Grand fire claimed the lives of 85 people and sent 650 more to the hospital. The tragedy shook Las ... The Worst Human Stampedes 35.4k VIEWS The importance of crowd control is never clearer than after a stampede, when a mass of people, usually driven into a panic by ... The 7 Longest Traffic Jams in History 173.9k VIEWS Giving most of us a reason to whine, complain and show up late for work, traffic jams are a way of life, but these longest ... The 17 Craziest, Most Tragic Blimp Disasters in History 8.7k VIEWS It's not hard to look at all the blimp disasters throughout history and realize why we don't use them anymore. What's that thing ... The Worst Car Crashes In History 3.6k VIEWS Automobile accidents are one of the biggest killers in America, and worldwide there are millions of car crash casualties ... The Fastest Commercial Plane Ever Ended in A Devastating Blaze of Tragedy ... 7.3k VIEWS The crash of the Concorde in 2000 was a shock. Also known as the Air France 4590 crash, it resulted in the deaths of more ... What Happened In The Immediate Aftermath Of The Chernobyl Disaster 12.3k VIEWS When the No. 4 reactor exploded at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant on April 26, 1986, a colossal meltdown began. At the ... The Deadliest Train Derailments In World History 780 VIEWS Since the early 1800s, trains have been used as a form of public transportation around the world. When the railroads were first ...