Tag: phenomena

Jun 14, 2016

Drone Captures the Relentless Power of Floods from Above

Drone Captures the Relentless Power of Floods from Above

The powerful forces of nature are on full display in this jaw-dropping aerial footage

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Apr 19, 2016

NASA Releases Jaw Dropping Footage of Aurora Borealis in Ultra HD 4K

NASA Releases Jaw Dropping Footage of Aurora Borealis in Ultra HD 4K

Marvel at the cosmic beauty of Aurora Borealis from space with this compilation of timelapses shot in stunning ultra HD 4K

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Mar 7, 2016

Boaters Find Sandbar in the Middle of the Ocean. Turns Out to Be the Live Birth of an Island

Boaters Find Sandbar in the Middle of the Ocean. Turns Out to Be the Live Birth of an Island

On August 12, 2006, the crew aboard the ‘Maiken’ were sailing in the South Pacific when they came across a truly bizarre sight…

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Mar 2, 2016

Exploring Yosemite’s Fabled “Firefall”

Exploring Yosemite’s Fabled “Firefall”

When the setting sun hits Yosemite’s Horsetail Fall just right, the upper reaches of the waterfall glows gold and red

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Feb 18, 2016

Lake Superior Ice Sheets Crashing Ashore Look Like Endless Shards of Glass

Lake Superior Ice Sheets Crashing Ashore Look Like Endless Shards of Glass

Added bonus: it also sounds awesome

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Feb 17, 2016

A Levitating Top, Inside a Bubble, Filled With Smoke… For Science!

A Levitating Top, Inside a Bubble, Filled With Smoke… For Science!

This is a Levitron, a top that floats due to magnetism and gyroscopic stability. The wooden base contains a large ring shaped magnet that repels the top which is a small ring shaped magnet

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Feb 16, 2016

Incredible Fireball Cloud Spotted Over Portugal’s Madeira Island

Incredible Fireball Cloud Spotted Over Portugal’s Madeira Island

Locals have dubbed it, ‘the hand of God’

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