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The Truth About The Deadliest Day In Human History

When it comes to the deadliest day in human history, one event stands out from the rest — the 16th-century tremor that wreaked havoc on the "Cradle of Chinese Civilization" in the provinces of Shaanxi and Shanxi. This tremor created a domino effect of natural disasters that would wound the very heart and soul of Imperial China. Here's what you need to know about this catastrophic moment in human history and its shocking aftermath...

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    The Truth About The Deadliest Day In Human History

    The Truth About The Deadliest Day In Human History

    When it comes to the deadliest day in human history, one event stands out from the rest — the 16th-century tremor that wreaked havoc on the "Cradle of Chinese Civilization" in the provinces of Shaanxi and Shanxi. This tremor created a domino effect of natural disasters that would wound the very heart and soul of Imperial China. Here's what you need to...

    Messed Up Things That Happened In Pre-Modern China

    Messed Up Things That Happened In Pre-Modern China

    The great French philosopher Volatire once wrote, "One need not be obsessed with the merits of the Chinese to recognize that their empire is the best that the world has ever seen." For much of the 18th and 19th centuries, that was the view basically everyone in Europe took. The meritocracy of Chinese civil service fascinated liberals, while Chinese...

    Weirdest Weather Events Ever

    Weirdest Weather Events Ever

    Weather happens all the time, and usually we don't even notice it unless it's a major inconvenience. That's a shame because Mother Nature sometimes throws us a major curveball. That's when things get really cool. Here are some of the weirdest weather events ever...

    Deadliest Tsunamis Throughout History

    Deadliest Tsunamis Throughout History

    As most earthquakes happen near the Ring of Fire, nearly three-fourths of all tsunamis take place in the Pacific Ocean. And every time they happen near populated areas, they serve as a reminder of how much the awesome power of nature dwarfs humanity's own. Here are some of the deadliest tsunamis throughout recorded history...

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