Fire at Brazil National Museum

A major fire has destroyed Brazil’s National Museum in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.

One of the largest anthropology and natural history collections in the Americas was almost totally destroyed.

This included the 12,000-year-old remains of a woman known as “Luzia” – the oldest discovered in Latin America.

The museum director said “Luzia is a priceless loss for everyone interested in civilization”

Experts had warned for years of a serious fire risk to the building.

The cause of the fire is not known. No injuries have been reported but most of the 20 million items the museum contained went up in flames.

 

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cale
cale
1 year ago

I am so shocked

elliandra
elliandra
1 year ago

that so sad.a at lest no bodey wos hert.

Guest
Guest
1 year ago

Oh dear!

Stephanie
Stephanie
1 year ago

Oh on

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

thats sad

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

I feel sorry

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

wow that is cool

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

Sad 🙁

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

sad when a national treasure is destroed

Sofya
Sofya
1 year ago

wow that is so sudden

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

so sad

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

oh no

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

That is sad

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

ohhhhhhhhhhh!

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

it was the national museum but know ash

jay
jay
1 year ago

so sad

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

As long as nobody died.

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

at is so sad

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

it’s so sad
🙁 🙁

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

sad

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

All those artifacts

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

sad life

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

So sad..

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

cool

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

that is so sad all that history up in smoke.

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

its set up

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

that is not sad that is cool

georgia
georgia
1 year ago

Nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

i am sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo sad about this

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago

i am so srroy

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