There is nothing in the world that compares to the fury and wrath of mother nature. When nature is in a destructive mood, the events that follow are equal parts terrifying and awe-inspiring. The many forms of natural disasters are enough to keep us humans on the tip of our toes and keep us in a state of constant fear. Our degradation of the environment plays an equally important role in the eventual destruction that the Earth inflicts on its inhabitants. Here is a list of 10 amazing pictures that manage to perfectly showcase the truly destructive powers of our planet.
Supercell Thunderstorm, Montana
When you witness a supercell thundestorm, it is a sight that you will never forget. These natural monstrosities are a common sight in certain regions, such as Montana in U.S. This particular picture was taken by Sean Heavey.
Eyjafjallajokull Volcano, Iceland
This massive eruption took place in the Eyjafjallajokull Volcano in Iceland in March, 2010. The impact was enough to ground airlines and holiday goers for a substantial period of time and the physical manifestation included lava, rocks and ash spewing into the sky.