December 21, 2012
Phoenix Observation Tower by BIG architects, is a new addition to the capital skyline in the form of a large 70,000 square foot “giant pin”.
October 9, 2011
A photo of clouds that look like a flaming Phoenix together with the Milky Way on September 24, 2011, in a place called ‘El Cerro del Hierro’ (The iron hill), an old iron mine located at the north of Seville, Spain. Photographer Felipe Gallego. via universetoday
August 21, 2011
It’s the third major dust storm that has hit the Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan area since July 5. The billowing cloud of dust was about a half mile (0.8 kilometer) high and 50 to 55 miles (80 to 88 kilometers) wide.
July 24, 2011
For the second time this month, a wall of dust moved through the Phoenix area. The dust wall, which was estimated at 3,000 feet high, and created winds of 25 to 30 mph, with gusts of up to 40 mph.
July 9, 2011
No words to describe this (on July 5th, 2011). I’ve lived in Phoenix for 35 years and seen tons of dust storms. This was something else entirely.