Photographer Page

Joshua Stevens

On August 8, 2019, NASA’s DC-8 flying laboratory got a rare look at a pyrocumulonimbus cloud as it was rising from a fire in eastern Washington State. Scientists are studying these fiery phenomena to better understand their potential consequences in a warming world.

loading

Explore Nat Geo

  • Animals
  • Environment
  • History & Culture
  • Science
  • Travel
  • Photography
  • Space
  • Adventure
  • Video

About us

Subscribe

  • Magazines
  • Newsletter
  • Disney+

Follow us

Copyright © 1996-2015 National Geographic Society. Copyright © 2015-2021 National Geographic Partners, LLC. All rights reserved