10 Incredible Stories of Survival

10 Incredible Stories of Survival

In many parts of the world today, a lot of people are living relatively sheltered lives. But that safety and comfort can disappear at a moment’s notice. Compared to what nature can throw at us, the human body is a fragile thing. But in some fortunate cases, where people were faced with some truly grueling odds, they nevertheless managed to survive. Here are 10 such cases where survival was thought to be next to impossible.

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10. Adrift on the Indian Ocean
9. Killing to Escape Captivity
8. Living on Borrowed Air
7. Surviving Antarctica
6. Left for Dead in the Outback
5. Flight 571
4. Running through the Sahara
3. The Female Robinson Crusoe
2. 127 Hours
1. Falling from the Sky

Source/Further reading:

https://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/sailor-rescued-in-indian-ocean-claims-he-was-adrift-for-7-months/news-story/539100f718e9fba9d813522c057dad26

https://www.climbing.com/news/new-routes-in-kyrgyzstan/

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jun/12/nigeria-sailor-survive-air-pocket

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2006/apr/14/australia.samjones

http://people.com/books/andes-flight-disaster-survivor-recalls-resorting-to-cannibalism-in-new-book/

http://www.marathondessables.com/en

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mozambique_Channel_location_map.svg

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ceremonial_South_Pole.jpg

https://uk.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A4%D0%B0%D0%B9%D0%BB:Douglas_Mawson_recuperating.jpg

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