The worst floods in history
The catastrophic floodwater events that have defined our age
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The heavy rainfall that inundated western Europe has left over a hundred dead and hundreds more unaccounted for after some of the worst flooding in decades. Sadly, these extreme weather events are becoming more frequent—and the phenomena is nothing new. History has recorded some truly terrifying floods, natural disasters that have killed thousands and destroyed homes and livelihoods.
Click through and be reminded of some of the worst floods on record.
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