Tuesday, October 16

Tag: weather phenomena

Sometimes Nature Is Awesome. Other Times, It’ll Scare The Life Out Of You. Like This.

Sometimes Nature Is Awesome. Other Times, It’ll Scare The Life Out Of You. Like This.

Science
If you're a skeptic, prepare to have your socks knocked off. The insane photographs you see below aren't photoshop or the creation of a science fiction artist. They are actually very real and very natural occurrences in nature. But that doesn't stop them from being hellishly scary. 1. Supercells: Supercells are gigantic, spinning storms that have the tendency to be extremely destructive and create tornadoes. Supercells are the most dangerous of the four major storm types. They’re the most rare, but they are also insanely scary to look at… so if you see one coming, drive the other way. 2. Penitentes: Ice can do a lot of funky things in nature and these formations are called penitentes. Each shard can grow up to 13 feet ...