ENVIRONMENT
02/10/2014 04:47 pm ET Updated Feb 10, 2014

5 Disappearing Landmarks That May Not Stand The Test Of Time

From Jenna Abate, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer:

Ancient civilizations have long written about the power and force that weather once brought upon them. There have been descriptions of grueling heat from the ancient Egyptians to accounts of great typhoons passed down by the ancient Greeks.

Centuries have passed and few visible signs of ancient people still exist today; we regard monuments across the world as major tourists attractions. Slowly but surely, extreme weather is weakening popular monuments across the globe. Meteorologist Jim Andrews, who specializes in international weather, weighs in on this list of the world's wonders and whether they can outlast the test of time.

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