Dailymail.co.uk reported: "Residents in a Chinese city had a shock when they looked up and saw the sky glowing bright red - like something from a Hollywood disaster movie. And if that wasn't scary enough, people in the northern city of Aershan feared the end was nigh when the heavens opened and out of the sky fell... mud, covering them in a strange dark residue, according to the People's Daily Online.
Shocking: Sky turned blood red for nearly an hour in Aershan city in Inner Mongolia
Surreal: The city looks like a scene out of a Hollywood disaster movie
The scary natural phenomenon happened at 2pm on Wednesday in the city in Inner Mongolia. Just 50 minutes later the bright red sky had faded and the sky had returned to normal.
No one is quite sure what caused the bizarre red sky. Nor has any official comments been given on what the mud-like residue was.
But photos of people's hands covered in the black soot have circulated widely online and many Aershan citizens are concerned over the possible health issues."...
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