A forked tongue of lava scorches a side of the Philippines' Mayon Volcano on December Mayon Volcano's recent eruptions may come as small surprise to area residents, many of whom likely remember the volcano's last eruption.
The Milky Way creates a rainbow of stars above Crater Lake National Park in Oregon. On a cold, clear night, photographer Majeed Badizadegan captured multiple vertical shots to create this panoramic image, where the foreground is lit entirely by starlight.
Volcano oozes lava into the ocean. Lava from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park pours into the Pacific Ocean. The lava is entering the Pacific from several points along the Wilipe'a delta.