'Moonlight Aurora II' - photo by Mike Taylor; Taylor says, "The Moon was very bright and washed out a lot of the sky and the aurora but made for some nice lighting on the snow during the quick Northern Lights display in mid-February.
A halo develops when light enters one side of a columnar ice crystal and exits through another side. The light is refracted when it enters the ice crystal and once again when it leaves the ice crystal.
Milky Way over Fly Geyser, Nevada. The continuous Fly Geyser of Fly Ranch is on private land in Nevada and began during 1916 due to water well drilling that accidentally penetrated a geothermal source.Never knew this place existed?