What are Dirty Thunderstorms and When Do They Appear?

showing volcanic lightning above Mount Rinjani eruption.

A dirty thunderstorm is a rare and awe-inspiring phenomenon caused by powerful volcanic eruptions. Bolts of lightning shoot out of an erupting volcano in a dirty thunderstorm, making it one of nature’s most terrifying yet breathtaking spectacle to witness. More than two hundred cases of volcanic lightning have been documented over the … Read more

Biggest Natural Disasters In History

Biggest Natural Disasters In History

  Though many of the world’s disasters are from the acts of human beings, Mother Nature also has her fair share of destruction. Examples of natural destructions are earthquakes, flooding, volcanic eruption, typhoon, cyclones, hurricanes, heat waves, tsunamis, etc. Regardless of which of these disasters have the highest death count, or biggest … Read more

Interesting Facts About Hawaii

Interesting Facts About Hawaii

The most unique state in the union – Hawaii! The major islands in Hawaii include:  Niʻihau, Kauaʻi, Oʻahu, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi, Kahoʻolawe, Maui, and the Islands of Hawaii. In addition to these eight main islands, there are other smaller islands surrounding them. Hawaii may be a small group of islands but it has … Read more