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Noctilucent Clouds Illuminate The Night Sky Near Earth's Poles

According to NASA, 1885 was the first time people noticed them: silvery blue clouds shining brightly high up in the night sky. These noctilucent, or “night shining,” clouds, only appear near the poles, and their existence has led to more than a century of research into their origins. 409 more words

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Fire and water

In Montana, we joke about having 4 seasons: Spring, Summer, Fire, and Winter. However, our wildfire season is no laughing matter. Each summer thousands of acres burn. 374 more words


Cloud Face

K’den, this is what I was seeing on Wednesday. See it? Looks like a really mean face. And sticking out his tongue, too.

Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin

Winterscape with angry clouds

Travelling to the Rhineland in December guarantees cloudy and wet days, I promise.

So my winter escape around Christmas was not rewarded with snow and sunshine (or beach and sunshine), but only the usual grim and darkness between the years. 36 more words