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The tallest man-made structure is officially opened in this city in the U.A.E.
A 7.0-magnitude earthquake occurs in this country, devastating this nation's capital. With a confirmed death toll over 230,000. It is one of the deadliest on record.
These begin in Vancouver, Canada.
An 8.8 Magnitude earthquake occurs in this country, one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded.
46 die in the sinking of this South Korean ship. Independent investigations blamed North Korea, who denied the allegations.
This Polish President is killed along with 96 others in a plane crash in Western Russia.
Volcanic ash from this volcano in Iceland begins to disrupt air traffic across Europe.
This offshore oil rig explodes, kiling 11 workers and causing the largest oil spill in history.
This country's credit is downgraded to 'junk' after they received a large bailout from the EU and IMF.
Scientists announced that they have created a functional, synthetic this, which contains all genetic information.
This actor, famous for his role in 'Diff'rent Strokes,' dies at the age of 42.
This actor, who acted for over 50 years and appeared in films such as 'Easy Rider' and 'Hoosiers,' dies of prostate cancer at the age of 74.
Nine activists are killed on a flotilla of ships trying to break Israel's blockade of this territory.
The World Cup begins in this nation.
This website, led by Julian Assange, released 90,00 documents relating to the U.S. involvement in Australia.
Heavy monsoon rains in this nation begin to cause widespread flooding, which cause over 1600 deaths and millions more to be displaced.
This organization announces that the H1N1 (swine flu) outbreak is over.
Chilean miners, after being buried underground for this many days, were finally brought back up with the help of NASA engineers.
This sets the record of housing the longest continuous human habitation of space, 3641 days.
A tsunami and hours later a volcano eruption devastated this country, killing hundreds and displacing hundreds of thousands more.
This nation becomes the first non-G-8 Country to host the G-20 summit
For this first time in history, scientists are able to trap this substance (but only for 1/6th of a second)
Eurozone countries agree to the bailout of this nation.
North Korea shelled Yeonpyeong Island, prompting a military response by South Korea. The UN declared this the most serious incident in the peninsula since this war.
The UN Climate Change Conference begins in this famous tourist city in Mexico.
NASA scientist may have discovered bacteria that can survive using this substance rather than phosphorus.
For the first time since 1638, this occurs on the winter solstice.
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