There are 196 items filed under disaster areas.

Banyuputih, Indonesia

Kawah Ijen

Think you have a tough job? Try carrying 200 kilos through a cloud of sulfur down the side of a volcano
31 Dec 2015
Lake Arrowhead, California

Santa's Village

The first franchised theme park in the world is now a ghost town of crumbling facades and forever interrupted fun-time rides
24 Dec 2015
Texas City, Texas

Texas City Memorial

This memorial marks the devastating day that Texas City was destroyed in a daisy chain of exploding ships
18 Nov 2015
New Bern, North Carolina

Green Springs

This multi-story wooden waterpark offers homemade thrills
13 Oct 2015
Article

100 Wonders: Town on Fire

by Dylan Thuras
21 Jul 2015
Leavenworth, Washington

Wellington Avalanche Site

Train debris from the deadliest avalanche in United States history can still be found in the ravine where so many perished
19 Jan 2015
Gerlach, Nevada

Fly Geyser

A collision of human error and natural geothermal pressure created this rainbow-colored geologic wonder
22 Nov 2014
F-3 P-2, India

The Skeleton Lake of Roopkund, India

A lake with hundreds of ancient skeletons surrounding it. The surprise is what killed them…
22 Nov 2014
Managua, Nicaragua

La Chureca

The largest garbage dump in all of Central America is home to a tragic community that make their living from the refuse
28 Aug 2014
Eureka, Missouri

Times Beach, Missouri

This former small town was destroyed not by the motor oil it sprayed the ground with but by the toxic waste that was added
11 Aug 2014
Carhué, Argentina

Villa Epecuen

Once swallowed by flood waters, this village has emerged as an eerie shadow of its former self
11 Jun 2014
Muynak District, Uzbekistan

Moynaq

Once a bustling fishing port, this semi-ghost town is now more than 150km away from the shore
15 May 2014
Bath Township, Michigan

Bath School Massacre Memorial

A park and memorial dedicated to the victims of the deadliest school massacre in American history
12 May 2014
Article

Scavenger Cities

by Chris White
07 May 2014

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