Can something be newsworthy simply because it looks weird and cool? Of course.

Hawaiian photographer Bryan Lowry has been a Kilauea volcano expert for over two decades, and he’s captured some amazing images of volcanoes on video and film.

This video of a lava flow enveloping a ravioli can is pretty simple and straightforward, yet captivatingly beautiful all at the same time. There’s something very odd and hypnotic in how the bulbous orange-red mass slowly separates from the dark-gray stringy film it’s encased in, enveloping the can and incinerating it into dust.

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