A brief listing of the variety of threats to the archive (any archive)

Lightning

War

Regime change

Terrorism

Religious upheaval

Technological progress

Technological regression

Illiteracy

Mistakes

Earthquakes

Earth, wind, and fire

Sprinkler systems

Firehoses

Anything else that can be used to put out a fire (except blankets)

Water

Air (and air-borne elements such as smoke, vapor, humidity)

Plants

Fungi

Vermin

Disgruntled employees

All life forms

All acids

Abrupt shifts in the magnetic field (accidental/natural)

Magnetic pulse attack (intentional)

Norsemen

Nazis

Heat

Light

Unpopularity

Indifference

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