Wednesday, June 8, 2011

puyehue volcano eruption

after silence for 50 years, the puyehue volcano in southern chile erupted on saturday. there are many amazing photos here, but i think these two are stunning:



3 comments:

Unsui said...

Beautiful!!! There is beauty even in Nature's fury.

Chuck said...

And now, 8 days later, the airport is closed.

astropixie said...

thats a very good point, chuck. some collaborators missed a night of observing with a telescope in northern NSW because their flight was grounded :(