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18 – Bridge of Death & Lake Nyos Disaster

Resources for the “Bridge of Death” 

The Overtoun Bridge in Scotland is responsible for the deaths of at least 50 dogs, but why? You can read more here and here.

Resources for the Lake Nyos Disaster 

An article with a quote from a survivor of the disaster.

The Wiki on this disaster and a separate one explaining the phenomenon of “limnic eruption” or lake overturn.

And here’s a picture of the deadly lake looking really serene and pretty nice actually apparently just eight days after it killed 1746 people.

 

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