Top 10 Extraordinary Natural Phenomena

We don’t always realize it, but our planet is absolutely awesome! There are so many occurrences constantly happening all around the world that can’t be explained with words. These breathtaking natural phenomena are always interesting to observe and learn about. So, we have decided to compile a list of the top 10 extraordinary natural phenomena.

Dirty Thunderstorms

dirty thunderstorm

Without a doubt, one of the coolest-looking natural phenomenons is the ‘dirty thunderstorm’, also known as ‘volcanic lightning.’ What you can see in the photo and can assume from its name, is a mixture of a volcanic eruption and a lightning storm taking place at the same time. There is no sure explanation as to why this happens, but scientists suggest that volcanic debris, which is positively charged, goes into the sky and reacts with negatively-charged substances, making the outcome a lightning storm.

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