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Decades of rushing to stamp out flames that naturally clear out small trees and undergrowth have had disastrous unintended consequences.Suppressing fires has failed. Here’s what California needs to do instead.|James Temple|September 17, 2020|MIT Technology Review
If the TV doesn’t know exactly how long your soundbar will take, it may send the video before the soundbar has finished, leading to a disastrous mismatch of the mouths on screen.How to fix that annoying audio delay on your soundbar|Whitson Gordon|August 25, 2020|Popular Science
Furthermore, in all three of these cases, poorly informed decisions set a disastrous chain of events in motion.
Such publication often had disastrous consequences for the person “outed” in print.How the New York Media Covered The Stonewall Riots|LGBTQ-Editor|June 23, 2020|No Straight News
The disease would likely spread, which would be disastrous for many people beyond just you.A Philosopher Answers Everyday Moral Dilemmas In A Time Of Coronavirus|LGBTQ-Editor|April 15, 2020|No Straight News
He knew that a public appearance with Duke could be disastrous.
At any moment, the slightest loss in concentration could see a disastrous tumble.
The Ebola pandemic in West Africa is having a disastrous effect on tourism on the whole continent.Ebola Could Deal a Death Blow to Africa’s Wildlife|Brandon Presser|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the consequences of a filing would have been disastrous.Remember the $182 Billion AIG Bailout? It Just Wasn’t Generous Enough|Daniel Gross|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Another memorable, if not disastrous, misstep, of course, was his turn as Batman in Batman and Robin.
Fortunately they were all removed previous to the disastrous fire of Jan. 11, 1879.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
But the keeping of the secret, which did not last long, was nevertheless fraught with disastrous consequences for my future.The Memoirs of Madame Vige Lebrun|Marie Louise Elisabeth Vige-Lebrun
For this time Pitt's political wisdom had saved England from a disastrous breach with her colonies.A History of England, Period III.|Rev. J. Franck Bright
In the din of arms, his command was not understood, and the consequence was the disastrous result we have named.Great Events in the History of North and South America|Charles A. Goodrich
Had they succeeded, the result might have been disastrous to the whole Canadian line and involved others.