Galactic Storm

Galactic Storm

Galactic Storm

Bad Astronomy
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March 17 2012 7:07 AM

Galactic Storm

Need a little dose of awesome today? Then how about this incredible shot of the Milky Way towering over a thunderstorm in Canyonlands National Park?

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Phil Plait writes Slate’s Bad Astronomy blog and is an astronomer, public speaker, science evangelizer, and author of Death From the Skies!  

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[Click to cumulonimbulate.]

This was taken by photographer Bret Webster, and I don't think I can add anything to this except Holy Haleakala!

Tip o' the lens cap to the Earth Science Picture of the Day site. Image credit: Bret Webster, used with permission.