World's deadliest natural disasters

July - Sept. 2010: In late July, numerous
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July - Sept. 2010: In late July, numerous wildfires broke out across Russia as a result of a record-breaking heat wave that summer. At least 56,000 were killed as a result of both the wildfires and the high temperature. (Credit: AP / Mikhail Metzel)

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Photographs of the world's deadliest natural disasters.

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