Photographs by Fedor Yurchikhin depict clouds of unimaginable shapes and colors. It’s 10 km to 12 km above ground so welcome to heaven!
Is it snake dancing? It’s just what happens when at different heights wind blows in different directions. Some people may see birds here so it’s all relative. 2007.
It seems like an auto race is about to get started! 2007.
This would be a nice wallpaper… 2007.
Those look like flowers in the middle of the field. 2007.
Let’s go pick up some mushrooms in the sky! 2007.
A morel? 2010.
Clouds usually look like mushrooms before a thunderstorm.
It’s hard to imagine what’s going on down there… 2007.
A thunderhead. 2010.
A thunderstorm in the Philippines. 2007.
Before the sunset. 2010.
In the evening.
Closer to the night. 2010.
These curls in the picture might cause anxiety. 2010.
Whose traces are those?
This trace must have been left by a plane. 2007.
Remember Russians have just had another Pancake week? So this picture is very much to the point.
Satellites CloudSat and CALIPSO were launched by NASA in 2006 to examine the surface of the planet and cloud evolution.