Top 10 Deadliest Natural Disasters in History

Every year, nearly 100,000 people perish in natural disasters — earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, hurricanes, tsunamis, floods, wildfires and droughts — while over 150 million are impacted by them, worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. Violent natural disasters have been a fact of human life since the beginning of mankind, but the death counts of […]

2020 is shaping up to be America’s deadliest year in recent memory

To date, the number of fatalities from COVID-19 alone total around 200,000, meaning that another 100,000 people have died this year that shouldn’t have. These fatalities are likely a combination of deaths directly caused by COVID-19 that were either missed because the person wasn’t tested or didn’t seek medical attention, and deaths from other causes […]