This year for the A-to-Z Challenge, I'll be looking at major events that happened in 2020 [the year we would all like to forget, so let's look at it first, before flushing it down the toilet].
Welcome to X! We're looking at – Beirut Explosion.
On August 4, 2020, a massive explosion of ammonium nitrate occurred at the port in Beirut, Lebanon. This is truly the largest explosion I've ever seen.
The Guardian has a great set of before/after photos that show you the incredible scope of the devastation.
Here's a teaser for tomorrow, letter Y: