Have the aliens landed? No, these are photos of ice pillars. That's when cold weather produces rare optical phenomena that look like spotlights at night.
Ice pillars in Ontario (PHOTO: Steven Cook)
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Ice pillars in Mansfield (PHOTO: Matthew Stanfield)
Ice pillars caught in Mansfield (PHOTO: Donn Klepinger)
Mansfield ice pillars (PHOTO: Lyndi Oakley)
Taken on the way to Ontario-Mansfield on St Rt 309 (PHOTO: Charles Richards)