Open in new window
Apparently they have lights on through the night. Are they needed? That looks like Lake Sakakawea in the lower right.
Robert Krulwich says this is flaring of natural gas (oil companies sell the oil but burn off the gas): www.npr.org/blogs/krulwich/2013/01/16/169511949/a-mysterious-patch-of-light-shows-up-in-the-north-dakota-dark
Not a member yet? Sign up