Skywatcher Joel Dykstra sent this photo of the solar eclipse taken on May He writes: "Here are some eclipse pictures I took from my backyard in Roswell, NM with a Pentax D digital SLR and some older manual telephoto lenses.
A general view shows a fire in Valparaiso, 110 km west of Santiago, Chile, on April Authorities decreed a red alert for the area after the fire consumed more than 100 houses. (Photo by Alberto Miranda/AFP Photo)
The lava flow from the Kilauea volcano burns vegetation as it approaches a property boundary near the village of Pahoa, Hawaii. The lava has been heading toward the town of Pahoa for weeks, with recent speeds averaging around 15 yards meters) an hour.