"You know, I couldn't even manage a goddamned sunset without a little competition from the Firebird Motel sign. Which, relatively speaking, was bigger to begin with and stayed lit one hell of a lot longer."
Cracked open a National Geographic and fell in love instantly. While staying in England, I watched a documentary on the Afar Rift in Ethiopia, but it didn’t show me anything like this.
More photos found here, on the Volcano Discovery site.