Increasingly labeled "tornado", this is a nuclear bomb test in the Enewetak Atoll, part of Operation Greenhouse. This was test site 8, May 1951, codenamed George -- the world's first thermonuclear burn.
Underneath our ordinary lives, underneath all the talking we do, all the moving we do, all the thoughts in our minds, there’s a fundamental groundlessness. It’s there bubbling along all the time. We experience it as restlessness and edginess. We experience it as fear. It motivates passion, aggression, ignorance, jealousy, and pride, but we never get down to the essence of it. – Pema Chodron