“Never forget who you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength and it will never be your weakness. Armor yourself in it and it will never be used to hurt you.”
history meme ∙ (1/2) natural disasters ∙ 1964 alaska earthquake
The 1964 Alaskan earthquake, also known as the Great Alaskan Earthquake, the Portage Earthquake and the Good Friday Earthquake, was a megathrust earthquake that began at 5:36 P.M. AST on Good Friday, March 27, 1964. Across south-central Alaska, ground fissures, collapsing structures, and tsunamis resulting from the earthquake caused about 143 deaths.Lasting nearly three minutes, it was the most powerful recorded earthquake in U.S. and North American history, and the second most powerful ever measured by seismograph. It had a magnitude of 9.2, making it the second largest earthquake in recorded history—the largest being the 1960 Valdivia earthquake in Chile. (+more)
FATE & DESTINY → a fanmix for soundtracks that make you cry, send chills down your spine, get you so amped you could kill a man, and everything in between (including pieces from movies, video games and a few television series).