Seconds from Disaster Poster


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2 Jan. 2007
Tornado Outbreak
In 1974, 148 tornadoes hit 13 states causing millions of Dollars of damage injuring 5500 people and killing 330. At the time the weather service couldn't give precise warnings where the tornadoes would strike.
Jan. 2007
Montserrat Volcano
In 1997, the Soufrière Volcano on Montserrat erupted killing 17 people and destroying the capital Plymouth.
31 Jan. 2007
Space Shuttle Challenger
On January 28, 1986, Challenger exploded 73 seconds after lift-off. The official report named failing O-rings in the booster rockets as the cause of the disaster, but bad communication and decision procedures also played a role.

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