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Devastating wildfires sweep along Victoria’s surf coast in Australia on December 25, 2015

Devastating wildfires are currently sweeping along Victoria's surf coast southwest of Melbourne, Australia. At least 2,000 hectares of forest and 50 homes were burned. Residents of four settlements were evacuated. It's a really hot Christmas...

Powerfull M6.2 earthquake hits Afghanistan on Christmas Day

A powerful M6.2 earthquake hit Afghanistan on December 25 2015 at 7:15pm (UTC). Tremors were felt in Afghanistan, in the south of Kazakhstan, in the north of India and Pakistan. The epicenter of this strong quake...

Eruption at Colima volcano sends columns of ashes 2 kilometers in the sky

The Colima volcano erupted on December 24 and Chrismas Day sending gas and ashes 2 kilometers in the air. The volcanic alert remains at the "yellow" level, although officials have warned people about the possibility...

Giant lenticular cloud appears in the sunset sky of Yalta baffling awed residents

This giant lenticular cloud appeared in the sunset sky of Yalta, Crimea on December 23, 2015. A present of Mother Nature just before Christmas. Get amazed! What an amazing cloud formation. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Stormy winds overturn trucks in the Mojave Desert, California

Stormy wind gusts of up to 130 Kmh (60 mph) overturned at least 15 trucks in the Mojave Desert, Arizona. The hurricane-like winds lifted dust and sand into the air resulting in almost zero visibility on...

Russian rocket burns in the sky over the southwestern United States

A Soyuz SL-4 R / B Russian rocket was successfully launched from Baikonur cosmodrome on December 21, 2015 at 11:44 GMT. And baffled stargazers watching the sky over the southwestern United States in Nevada and California. Nice videos. A mysterious...

There will be a rare full moon on Christmas Day this year – The first since 1977

There will be a rare full moon on Christmas Day this year. This is first full moon on Christmas Day since 1977. And the next extraordinary sky event will only happen in 2034 again. A rare...

The Grand Canyon electrified by lightnings

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Well that's terrifying and beautiful. Watch these majestic pictures of the Grand Canyon lit only by lightnings. Well it seems that a coyote had a pretty bad day: All pictures of this eletrifying lightning storm at Grand Canyon...

Powerful sandstorm engulfs the city of Boulia, Queensland, Australia

An unusually powerful sandstorm swept through the central-western part of the Australian state of Queensland on Decmber 16, 2015. And it turned the day into night at Boulia, where a strong wind was blowing during a...

Intense yellow auroras light up the sky of Murmansk

Auroras result from emissions of photons in the Earth's upper atmosphere which differ with altitude. At high altitudes oxygen red dominates, then oxygen green and nitrogen blue/red, then finally nitrogen blue/red when collisions prevent...

Giant earth crack opens up along Route III in Paraguay (Pictures and videos)

About 6 km of road have been swallowed by a giant crack along Route III between the districts of Yby Yaú and Azotey in Paraguay. This giant fissure in the gound is the result of torrential rains...

Epic northern lights show in Alaska on 12.20.2015

A G2-class geomagnetic storm is in progress on Dec. 20th as Earth moves through the wake of a CME that struck our planet's magnetic field yesterday. High-latitude sky watchers were on alert for auroras on...

Enormous landslide swallows up 22 buildings and at least 41 people in Shenzhen

22 buildings and at least 41 people have been swallowed up by an enormous landslide in the industrial park Liuxi in Shenzhen, southern China. The landslide triggrered the explosion of a gas station which probably...

Mysterious light pillars form vertical columns of light beaming towards the sky

If you have ever been privy to the phenomenon of light pillars, then you know it is truly an amazing sight. They appear when the weather is extremely cold and form vertical columns of light...

Mother and girl swallowed by enormous sinkhole while driving in Tver

And suddenly the road opened up just under their car. A mother and her girl were swallowed by a giant sinkhole in Tver, Russia and were saved by a passing by family on December 14, 2015. A car...

Apocalyptical snow storm and avalanche engulf Longyearbyen, Svalbard at the end of the world

Sprinkled with more polar bears than people, Svalbard is the end of the world as we know it. Svalbard's only town of any size, Longyearbyen is currently being hit by an apocalyptical snow storm with...

Mysterious light in the sky of Russia and visible from ISS on December 15 2015

What was this mysterious light in the sky of Russia and disappearing in space just below ISS on December 15, 2015? Only cosmonauts know... Well not so sure this strange glowing object is going toward space: More pictures and...

Carlsbad State Beach in California is being swallowed by the ocean or by the extreme 2015 El Nino

The Carlsbad State Beach in California is almost gone. Could this strange weather phenomenon be related to the insane 2015 El Nino? Here some news about this extreme 2015 El Nino. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Well that’s an awesome smile in the sky over Woodstock, New York

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Well that's an awesome smile in the sky. This Circumzenithal Arc was photographed by Willie K. Yee on December 12, 2015 @ Bob Bermans Observatory, Woodstock, NY. I've never seen a reverse rainbow! What about you? Follow us on Facebook and Twitter

Incredible lenticular clouds captured around the world last week

This is compilation of incredible lenticular clouds, that appeared around the world between last week. Some looks like ufo spaceships, others like gates to another world, but in all cases, they are eerily beautiful. COOL TIMELAPSE:...

Winter storm Echo kills 3, cancels 350 flights and closes highways as it sweeps across West and Upper Midwest

Winter Storm Echo is currently impacting the West and Upper Midwest of the United States. Accidents on icy roads killed 3, hospitals are overcrowded, highways have been closed down for 36 hours, and more than...

Furious waves created by Lake Erie storms look like giant mountains

Last month, strong storms swept across Lake Erie with temperatures of 28 degrees Fahrenheit and winds gusting upwards of 60 mph. These extreme weather conditions created furious waves that look like enormous mountains. Awesome nature photography...

Enormous surge in earthquakes during 2015 in Oklahoma and everybody knows why

Oklahoma reports an enormous surge in earthquakes during 2015: 850 earthquakes of >M3.0, compared to 584 of the same magnitude in 2014 and 109 in 2013. Earthquakes are on the rise and the reason behind...

Bering Sea monster storm hits Alaska as wind gusts reach 122 MPH and waves 40ft in the Aleutian Islands

The Bering Sea monster Storm is already among the strongest non-tropical cyclones on record with wind gusts hitting 122 MPH in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska. Here some particularly frightening satellite pictures by CIMSS/SSEC UW-Madison of this...

An army of colorful alien spaceships is currently hovering Tromsø in Norway

There is currently an army of colorful alien spaceships floating above Tromsø in Norway. The insane polar stratospheric cloud may be associated with the destruction of ozone over the city. Two days ago, so-called nacreous clouds were...

This mysterious cloud looks like a woman body rising up to heaven over Costa Rica

Some clouds look like buildings and others like animals. But this amazing cloud formation captured by painter Rolando on December 12, 2015, at Barva de Heredia, Costa Rica really looks like a woman soul rising up...