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The landslide that made the lake disappear

India. A leopard in Krishnarajangar of Mysuru district attacks residents.

Idiot, imbecile and moron were legitimate classifications for mentally disabled people 100 years ago.

Idiot, imbecile and moron were legitimate classifications for mentally disabled people 100 years ago.

Strength of ant

Strength of ant

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HMS Sussex was a County class heavy cruiser of the Royal Navy. Because of treaty limitations, her armor was quite thin for a heavy cruiser, 1 to 4 inches thick in places, particularly the side (the "belt").

While its armor was weak against naval guns, aircraft are made to be as light as possible. If the plane "fell into the ocean" then it either lacked a bomb, or it was a dud. It may not have been a deliberate kamikaze, but an opportunistic attack, or simply pilot error. The biggest concern would be a fire from the fuel