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20 Captivating Photos Shot At Exactly The Right Moment

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Some really stunning images here! “Timestacked” photography of our Earth’s sky. Just shows the dynamic (and beautiful) nature of our atmosphere.

This is a rare meteorological phenomenon called a skypunch. Ice crystals form above the high-altitude cirro-cumulo-stratus clouds, then fall downward, punching a hole in the cloud cover.

from The Telegraph

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Kilauea volcano on Hawaii, lava from volcano that has been erupting since 1983. A lava flow taking over a highway and burning the asphalt. This lave is so hot it melts and burns the asphalt, creating thick clouds of black smoke.