Atlas V Arc of Light: Rocket launched with twin Radiation Belt Storm Probes sent to explore the Van Allen Belts that surround Earth. Astrophotographer Mike Killian took this photo from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Aug.
Some captions say VOLCANO. However, this is not a picture of a volcano. It is a photo of the final launch of the Space Shuttle Atlantis taken by Ryan Graff from the window of a Southwest Airlines' plane to Fort Lauderdale.