Aurora Borealis – Nature's Green Fireworks

This fabulous picture of the aurora borealis over Iceland may just be one of the greatest cosmic fireworks in the universe. The phenomenon, also known as the northern lights, was named after a combination of the Roman goddess of Dawn (Aurora) and the Greek name for...

Firework Tweets from Around the World on Dec 31st

Seattle, Washington, USA @rodmarphoto New Year’s fireworks at the Space Needle as seen from Chihuly Garden and Glass. #fireworks #spaceneedle #chihuly #newyears #2013   Las Vegas, Nevada, USA @MarshallVegas My town can sure put on an amazing #firework show...

Beautiful Holiday Blast in Brazil

Thousands of holiday party-goers in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil celebrated the holiday season on the shores of Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon. The crowd of thousands, all topped off in matching red Santa hats, gathered in December 2012 to watch a breathtaking firework show that...

Manhattan Beach, CA celebrates 100 Years with Holiday Fireworks

Manhattan Beach in sunny California celebrated its centennial birthday last month with not just one but two impressive firework displays. The state-of-the-art pyrotechnic shows marked the seaside city’s 100th year anniversary and drew large crowds of residents and...