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Oil--Trish Madison--I believe it was taken in Kuwait. When SadamHussain realized he couldn't have Kuwait he set fires to over 600 Kuwaiti oil wells. It took over 7 months to put out the fires and was one of the largest environmental tragedies according to TIME

Eternal Lightning Fields, Venezuela. For ten hours each night for up to 160 nights per year, the lightning puts on a show like a wild Fourth of July night in America.

from Telegraph.co.uk

Weather pictures of the year 2011: lightning, auroras, snow and ice