While the Northridge earthquake was happening Californian people couldn’t predict it (u-s-history.com). The quake went even worse at 4:37 AM, because at this time buildings started to fall down, flood started to come, and some buildings was burnt by fire. At 4:39 AM is the worst situation, because some highways
The Enola Gay at 8:16 AM. The people in Hiroshima were working, studying, and playing; then, their lives changed forever or ceased to exist. Over 80,000 people were instantly killed and more than 36,000 were injured when the atomic bomb exploded in Hiroshima. A year after the bomb was dropped, more 60,000 people died from the invisible killer, radiation poisoning. U.S. President Harry S. Truman, discouraged by the Japanese response to the Potsdam Conference’s demand for unconditional surrender, made the decision to use the atom bomb to end the war in order to prevent what he predicted would be a much greater loss of life were the United States to invade the Japanese mainland.
The people of Maycomb have no sympathy for Mayella or what is happening in her broken down home until they realize a colored man is involved. Tom Robinson is innocent of this crime but citizens of Alabama would never want to admit two white people are lying and a colored man is telling the truth. “Yes, suh. I felt sorry for her, she seemed to try more’n the rest of ‘em--” (Lee 264). Tom Robinson only wanted to help Mayella with her chores out of pure kindness when Mayella kissed him.
Every citizen is under strict surveillance. Orwell is warning readers by foreshadowing what could potentially happen if citizens put too much trust towards their government. In “1984”, the people of Oceania are constantly being lied and brainwashed into thinking the government has their best interest, but the case is the people in oceania are constantly in fear for their lives due to all the bombings that take place in the city. “At the same instant a man in a concertina-like black suit, who had emerged from a side alley, ran towards Winston, pointing excitedly to the sky. "Steamer!"
Scout gave in to the lie that, “Any stealthy small crimes committed in Maycomb were his work” (Lee 10). In result of Boo’s low social development, many people did not know what he was like, and just assumed that he was evil. The residents of Maycomb all knew each other very profoundly; however, Boo Radley was the most unknown man to the population. He and his family were blamed for almost every wrong thing that occurred in the town. Scout Finch observes that Boo Radley had been extremely generous to his fellow neighbors, but the Finches never paid him back, “We never put back into the tree what we took out of it; we had given him nothing, and it made me sad” (Lee 373).
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster: Analysis of Safety On 11th March, 2011, Japan experienced an earthquake in the Tōhoku region, of magnitude 9.1 on the Richter Scale. This resulted in a devastating tsunami that affected millions of people. The tsunami also caused three reactors in the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant to malfunction, leading to a nuclear meltdown and release of potentially lethal radioactive material into the surroundings. The Tōhoku Earthquake ranks fourth on the list of all time worst earthquakes in terms of magnitude. As a result, the tidal waves it generated were huge, with the crests reaching up to 15 m in height.
Mikey Robson , one of the older brothers and is someone who enjoys any kind of mischief that involves pain and suffering for other human beings. Mikey is probably one of the only brothers who feels no sympathy or remorse for the people he injures or ultimately causes death to. Dee Robson, the oldest brother and most loyal of them all and always appears when he is most needed. Despite being the oldest however, he didn’t want to take on the responsibility as leader of the 18th Avenue Homeboys due to Mack stepping up and getting all of the brothers over to America in one piece. So now the story of the Robson brothers remains a mystery to the public, they’re origins remain unknown and unaccounted for.
No one would have expected that something rare might have happened, especially something that might drastically change their lives. Right after the peaceful morning, the seismic shock suddenly started. It soon became the worst nightmare of Japanese citizens. On September 1st, 1923, a dreadful disaster struck Japan. At 11:58 a.m. (UTC+9, 10:58 in Hong Kong), a major earthquake with magnitude 7.9 (in Moment magnitude scale) occurred in Kantō region.
Imagine the rumbling beneath your feet, just as you are about to go to school. You’re not sure what’s happening, only to find out that your town is ablaze. As you are imagining this, think about the many people who have lost their lives during this disaster, or the one of thousands of survivors who have survived San Francisco’s greatest feat: The Great Earthquake of 1906. In the eyewitness account “Comprehending the Calamity”, the author Emma Burke witnesses what happens during the San Francisco Earthquake, including the fire, the water shortage, and the camp set up at Golden Gate National Park. In the eyewitness account “The Horrific Wreck of the City”, author Fred Hewitt witnesses the same earthquake as Emma Burke, only he hasn’t seen the silver lining of the dark cloud.
When the tone is displayed throughout scenes it leaves the audience guessing of what may or may not happen next. In the beginning of the movie Nicholas Angel is an extraordinary police officer who has achieved so many things in such little time when his task force relocates him to the small town of Sanford. Now this is a complete change for officer Angel because nothing ever seems to happen there and it is half as busy as what he is used to. He is partnered with the Sheriff 's son Danny. Throughout the movie mysterious “accidents” keep happening where people turn up either missing or dead.