(with thanks to BBC Earth and Ella Davies)
Most of us have been caught out by the weather, whether we got soaked to the skin in a storm or burned red by the sun. But there are places in the world where Mother Nature really goes in for the kill. From deadly storms to volcanic eruptions, there are threats everywhere.
Of all Earth’s danger zones, which is the most deadly?
Let’s break it down into the four elements to find the deadliest places on Earth and visit them with the BBC.