The town of Pompeii was devastated by one of the most famous and deadliest volcanoes in European history. Mount Vesuvius has erupted more than 50 times and is still an active volcano. Second of all, the most famous eruption was the year of 79 C.E, August 24. The last time
What was observed during the experience? As I stood back, and observe doing this experience the first thing that I noticed when I looked around was how many homeless people we had in line getting a hot meal. They were all hurrying into the dining area with a lot of despair on their faces. There were males, and females of all age groups, and nationality. Some could barely walk in, and looked like they were in a lot of pain.
At around 8:14 a Major aftershock hit making even more damaged building collapse. The earthquake and fires in San Francisco were recorded to be the worst natural disaster in U.S. history. At the time San francisco was considered the ninth largest U.S city with a population of 400,000 after this
On May 18th, 1980, Mount Saint Helen, a volcano in Washington erupted majorly. The eruption is the most studied volcano eruption. Mt. St. Helen was known as one of the most prestige volcanoes in the Cascade Range before its eruption on May 18, 1980. The eruption made a big blast that destroyed the northern part of the volcano, crushing millions of the trees below the mountain. The zone was further described as a big debris avalanche.
More and more unfortunate beings were thrust into an unwanted way of life. They had become poor, with barely enough food or money to live. All the poverty people sat together in the cage almost in tears. They had a perfect view of all the well-off privileged individuals. While stuck in the cage, the poor members of the community observed all the non-poor members and just wished that it was them.
On May the 18th 1980, Mt Saint Helens in Washington State, United States of America erupted covering surrounding areas in ash, mud, toxic gases and lava. Mt Saint Helens is one of many active volcanos in the Cascade Mountain Range that runs along the Pacific Coast of the United States of America, a part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, named due to the many active tectonic plates in the region. The blast devastated an area of 20 square km. Within 10km of the summit, were there had previously been dense forest, no trees remained, beyond this area all trees were blown down. A further 600km2 was covered in ash and debris.
Plus, since the attack the united states is too strict in order to do anything. The attack started at 8:50 am and the northern tower was struck first. But even though the southern tower was struck second it was the first to collapse. The northern tower finally collapsed 102 minutes after it was struck.
Many houses and lives were destroyed on this day in Pompeii. To begin, Mount Vesuvius was a major factor in the destruction in Pompeii. The effect of this eruption was hot ash raining down on the city of Pompeii. It was also the destruction of many peoples’ lives, houses, and the city of Pompeii. Next,
A man named Robert Ballard states that he does not believe in Atlantis because the times do not add up in Plato’s book. It says that the city sank during the time of the volcanic eruption, when there was not a volcanic eruption that took place during that time. The story of Atlantis is about a high tech and very highly advanced city that people lived in, the people became very greedy and the city started losing everything they had because the people were not being fair. Gods that ruled over the city became infuriated and to pay back what had been done, the Gods sank Atlantis by sending large waves and storms through the sea. Before it was destroyed the city was mostly referred to a “utopia”.
The mystery of the what happened to the Sodder family can be summed up in two theories: Teh Kids were taken by 4 adults that had no help and the kidnapper paid off the police and fire department to keep quiet. While the Sodders were only regular everyday people their disappearance has confused and bewildered people for over 50 years. While some people disagree on what really happened, Most can agree that around 1:00 am “Jennie was drifting back into sleep when she heard what sounded like an object landing on the roof and
Introduction The Glass House Mountains are an iconic part of Queensland. There are fourteen mountains, however, twelve were volcanoes. This report contains information such as how the glass house mountains were formed and what types of rocks are found at the volcanoes. How were the glass house mountains thought to have formed?
Lewis Sage narrowly avoided my grip once before the incident. He was fighting the Confederates on the battlefield, and I had already collected a total of twenty-three souls. Just as a confederate soldier aimed his gun towards Lewis, a Union soldier dove in front of him, taking the bullet straight into his chest. This man was Albert Willman. Albert Willman died in Lewis Sage’s arms.
#31 Zongpei Yang Introduction: Volcanoes come in different sizes and shapes. There is a different kind of volcanoes in the world in different areas for example the desert or just normal grasslands. What I think of volcanoes is lava flowing from a mountain or that’s what I think. The volcano that I am doing is named Mount Shasta the fifth tallest mountain in the world!
I t has been 145 years since one of today’s biggest cities was burned to the ground. One normal day in the city of Chicago, a fire started in the O’ Leary’s barn on October 8th, 1871. There was dry weather and most of the city was made from wood. With the wood, and the dry, windy weather, the city was very flammable. Once the fire started, it spread to the whole city.
Mauna Loa is the biggest active shield volcano in the world. At 30 miles long and 60 miles wide it makes up a little over half of the Hawaiian island that it rests on. Historically it has erupted once every six years, however the last eruption was in 1984 and was one of the most violent eruptions recorded for Mauna loa. It rises 13,448 feet above sea level, but if measured from its base at the bottom of the ocean this volcano is three fourths of a mile taller than even mount Everest. Its name “Mauna Loa” means long mountain in the native language.