Round up of the most fascinating images coming out of Hurricane Sandy's approach and landfall.
Hurricane Sandy has arrived. The fact I’m writing this and my power isn’t out is a small, and I’m sure temporary, miracle. Below are some of the most interesting images and animated .gifs from the super storm so far:
What you were hopefully doing Monday…
Some perspective (and a reminder of the difference a year makes)—Hurricane Irene vs. Hurricane Sandy:
Even more perspective—how Hurricane Sandy would look if positioned over Europe:
High-resolution model of Hurricane Sandy’s approach:
When it comes to a “Frakenstorm,” it takes two storms to tango (how a superstorm is born):
Truly terrifying? The things people do when they’re stir crazy…
Horse Man in Northwest DC yesterday: Winner of the weirdest reaction to a hurricane? He clearly thinks so:
And now...some much needed levity
Probably the truest thing anyone has said about Hurricane Sandy:
See the Atlantic Wire's round up of images:
Stay safe everyone--you can make a donation to the Red Cross disaster relief effort here .