The Old Fire crossed Highway 18 near Lake Arrowhead, California on 28 October 2003 before racing into the community of Cedar Glen as a crown fire and destroying most of the homes there. photo source: Firestorm from NationalGeographic
One of the new 7 Wonders of the World: Maldives. Set jewel-like into a shallow stretch of the Indian Ocean, the Maldives are the closest thing to paradise on the planet! But the Maldive Islands are under new threat from Global Warming.