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Date: 5 months ago   Category: World

At will of the sky: as eruption of the Indonesian volcano could change the course of battle of Waterloo — RT in Russian


Tambor volcanic eruption in Indonesia became the reason of pouring rains which have led to Napoleon Bonaparte's defeat in the battle of Waterloo. The British geologists have come to such conclusion. Results of the computer modeling which is carried out by them have shown that volcanic ash can reach an upper atmosphere, breaking process of formation of clouds and causing rainfall. Heavy rains in June, 1815 have washed out roads in Belgium, and the reserve cavalry to the aid of which the French commander counted couldn't arrive in the battlefield.

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