The Old Fire crossed Highway 18 near Lake Arrowhead, California on 28 October 2003 before racing into the community of Cedar Glen as a crown fire and destroying most of the homes there. photo source: Firestorm from NationalGeographic
Earth Call me crazy but. If technology gets to the point where Space Shuttle flights are as common as airplane flights, I will be the first to buy a ticket just to see the Earth from space and experience zero gravity.
This magnificent image is a portrait of the Earth taken in one single shot. At 121 megapixels, it is the highest resolution image of the planet ever and was taken by the geostationary Russian weather satellite the Electro-L.