14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Lightning flashes over the Badlands.

After a tornado warning ended across the Badlands, I made the hike in the pouring rain. I refused to miss any opportunity to explore the gorgeous land. Even as the rain ended, thunder shook and lightning flashed across the scenic landscape.

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Date Taken: 06.2016
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Interior Township, South Dakota, United States of America
Copyright: © Emily Dux