By Diana Crandall / August 27, 2018

NASA Shows What Fire and Storms Ravaging Earth Look Like From Space

Map of aerosols shows extent of the nature's fury.

Aerosol visualization of Earth's fires and storms (NASA)
Aerosol visualization of Earth's fires and storms (NASA)

NASA on Friday released an incredible visualization of aerosols produced by recent fire and storms across the globe, Mashable reports. Aerosols, which are particles of usually invisible matter that swirl through the air, become visible when ash from a fire blows into the atmosphere, or rough weather kicks up sea salt across the ocean or dust in the desert.

Take a look at the stunning storm-filled rotation below.

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