The sky is on fire! Passenger captures the incredible moment a sea of clouds is transformed into 'molten lava' by the setting sun
Most people expect to see a monotonous sea of clouds when they're flying at 37,000ft.
But when one passenger looked out of her window mid-flight, she was surprised to discover that her plane appeared to be flying over a lava-spewing volcano.
The vision that Penny Bowman from Melbourne, Australia, was greeted with was in fact an optical illusion created by the setting sun.
Ms Bowman managed to capture a series of photographs that show the moment a perfectly average sunset turned into something quite stunning as her plane flew over Melbourne.
At first the clouds above her plane glowed peach,... read more
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