What is the largest eruption in history?

Answer The largest historically recorded volcanic eruption was the Tambora eruption in 1815. It displaced 20 cubic kilometers of ash. Geologists believe a much larger eruption, the Toba eruption, occurred... Read More »

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Does Mauna Loa have a quiet eruption or explosive eruption?

The Mauna Loa volcano on the big island of Hawaii has quiet eruptions. Whether a volcano has quiet or explosive eruptions depends on the level of gas in the magma. Explosive eruptions have high lev... Read More »

What is the largest point gap in NFL history?

The most lopsided game in NFL history was played on Dec. 8, 1940, when the Chicago Bears beat the Washington Redskins, 73-0, in the NFL Championship game. The Bears had a total of 501 yards of tota... Read More »

What is the largest Powerball jackpot in history?

As of May 2010, the largest Powerball jackpot ever won occurred on February 18, 2006, worth $365 million. The ticket was purchased by a group of eight employees at a Nebraska meat plant. They chose... Read More »

What is the largest point spread in NFL history?

In 2007, the New England Patriots completed an historic run with a perfect 16-0 regular season record. On December 16, 2007, the Patriots faced the New York Jets, and Vegas odds-makers projected th... Read More »