♥ Eyjafjallajokull volcano iceland
This is a rare meteorological phenomenon called a skypunch. When people see these, they think it's the end of the world. Ice crystals form above the high-altitude cirro-cumulo-stratus clouds, then fall downward, punching a hole in the cloud cover. #Meteorology #Weather
The Phare‑de‑la‑Jument became well-known in 1989, through photographs taken by Jean Guichard during a storm while the lighthouse keepers were stranded. It would be easy to conclude that the man in the shots perished as a result of the wave. Not true. The lighthouse keepers had been waiting for a rescue helicopter; upon hearing the sound of Guichard's own helicopter, one of them came out to investigate. As the enormous wave broke over the lighthouse, he was able to hastily retreat back inside.
I don't think I'd be so casual as to be standing in the doorway. Looks like something out of a movie
Camille Seaman captures breathtaking pictures of Midwest twisters