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Photographer Captures Amazing Light Pillars In Northern Ontario (10+ Pics)

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“I thought it was The Northern Lights because we live in Canada,” Elzinga said. “It was a super clear night, you could see everything. These lights were [shooting] into the sky, blasting hundreds of feet in the air, and they were shimmering and moving.” Watch the video below to see how he did it: #1 […]

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This Daring Chimpanzee Rescue Is Still Amazing Even Years Later

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Recently, encounters in which humans enter zoo enclosures have been deadly. That hasn’t always been the case, however. In 1990, Rick Swope’s trip to the Detroit Zoo turned into a daring rescue of a chimpanzee. Jo-Jo the chimp had been rescued by the zoo after his mother was killed by poachers. After a successful transition […]

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Stunning Light Pillars Captured In Ontario, Canada (10+ Pics)

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“I thought it was The Northern Lights because we live in Canada,” Elzinga said. “It was a super clear night, you could see everything. These lights were [shooting] into the sky, blasting hundreds of feet in the air, and they were shimmering and moving.” Watch the video below to see how he did it: #1 […]

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Picture of the Day: Amazing Light Pillars Sighted in Northern Ontario

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Photograph by Timothy Joseph Elzinga on YouTube North Bay, Canada resident Timothy Joseph Elzinga recently sighted light pillars in the night sky after being awoken by his son in the middle of the night. According to CBC News: “Light pillars appear when either natural or artificial light bounces off ice crystals floating close to the […]

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