Tag: deadly
moore-tornado-oklahoma

The Captured photoblog is one of the first to show us pictures from today’s devastating mile-wide tornado which hit Moore, Oklahoma. The tornado is said to be the worst ever recorded and already the death toll has hit 51 with the number expected to rise. Early reports indicate that the tornado had speeds up to 200mph.

NYC-pedestrian-fatalities

A group called Tri-State has put together maps of pedestrian fatalities in the New York City area from 2009-2011. Each borough has its own map: Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and The Bronx. Yep, NYC is still a dangerous place if you don’t LOOK before you cross the street.

This video is related to the post I made earlier about how domestic felines are deadly creatures.

deadly-domestic-cats

Photo: James Morton You think your neighborhood cat is all innocent and cute? Well, wait until you read this report from The New York Times that describes the “friendly outdoor feline” as one of “the single greatest human-linked threats to wildlife in the nation. More birds and mammals die at the mouths of cats, the […]