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10 Riskiest Houses In The WorldWhat’s up everyone? Welcome back to our channel. Most of us view our houses as a sanctuary,somewhere where we can stay away from the obligations of meeting people or doing work andrather spend time alone or with our loved ones. However, still many people have houses that donot guarantee their safety and put people's life in danger for every single moment. Whether theylive in areas that are prone to natural disasters or places with high crime rates, watch this videoto find out the top ten riskiest houses in the world. If you are new to this channel, be sure tosubscribe to get such amazing similar videos and do comment down below about which houseyou felt was the most riskiest one. So let's start with our list.Number Ten : Lake KivuThis is not so much about one house but rather any one of the houses in which the two millionpeople who live around Africa’s lake kivu inhabit. Lake Kivu can be considered as one of thegreatest lakes in Africa and it lies between the Democratic Republic Of Congo and the countriesof Rwanda. The lake itself is very big, making it the 18th deepest in the world. What lies underlake kivu makes it dangerous to live around it. The locals call it Mazuku which refers to evilwind. This evil wind is actually plain old methane and it's been causing damages near the lakefor generations, resulting in warning shots often. In 1994, after being cloaked in a poisonousburning white gas coming from the lake it led to the death of 37 people. US military scientistseven came to investigate and stated that the gas was leaking from lake kivu. Two years later inanother eruption 1,700 people died. The lake is said to explode once every thousand years. Sobetter to not live around lake livu.Number Nine : Korowai Tree HouseHaving a treehouse as high as the statue of liberty sounds very horrifying, this amazingstructure is indeed very well built and designed to keep its inhabitants safe from all dangerssurrounding them. The treehouse is in the less populated and mountainous island SoutheasternWest Papua in New Guinea. The Korowai people connected with the outside world for the firsttime in the 1970s, during Christian missionaries' exploration to the island. What they createdwas this surprising architecture which protected almost 20 tribes people and their animal stockfrom a forest full of giant snakes, spiders and dangerous insects. They are the only tribe in theworld now to practice cannibalism. The treehouses are rigged with a warning system, to keepother hungry rival tribes away from them. There has been serious exploitation of the forestsince the discovery of the tribe and numbers have fallen to only 4,000 with people leaving to

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IdaEnsafi
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Frank Lloyd Wright, John Cavil

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