Natural Disasters That Shook The World In the First Half Of 2018

Natural disasters are events that mostly occur without a warning, harming both property and people. Such disasters include volcanic eruptions, earthquakes and tsunamis, and they take place due to movements of the Earth. These occur with minimum warning and are impossible to stop. However, steps can be taken to reduce damage to life and property. In recent years, the biggest loss of life due to earthquake occurred in 2011 in Japan where almost 21,000 people died after a quake of magnitude 9 hit the coast of the Asian country, causing tsunami.

 
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