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Parag Mahajani writes:
Aurora is a glow caused by the interaction of Solar wind particles with the molecules of Earth’s Atmosphere.
This spectacular aurora was visible on 27th February 2014, from Iceland, South of Reykjavik.
The photo was taken with a DSLR Canon 550D and a fixed 50 mm lens.
The exposure was varied from 15 seconds to 50 seconds and the image is a HDR.
The time was around mid-night and temperature was nearly zero degrees C.
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They don’t get much more stunning than this one. Taken by Holly Neil on 8-22-2014 from her back yard in Farmington, New Mexico.
She writes: I thought I saw an angel at the top of the rainbow when I took the photo! At least it’s not on a piece of toast!
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David Marrero submits this one:
Sunset rainbow rainbow rays and a lightning strike all in one shot. I used my iPhone 5c
Belle Glade Fl August 7 2014
Thanks David, that’s pretty unique!
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Thunderstorm moving in during sunset.
Taken in Great Bend, KS
July 7, 2014. 8:33 PM
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Distant tornado from an amazing supercell thunderstorm over the northern Sandhills of Nebraska, west of Merriman, on 17 June 2014
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Stunning photo of dual tornadoes within a mile of each other on June 16th, 2014
Photo taken by stormchaser Matt Coker.
You have to see this to believe it!
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