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Aurora boreale

Credit: Antony Spencer/Getty Images The aurora borealis – Kiruna, Sweden When charged particles, which flow from the sun at kph, hit the Earth’s magnetic field at the planet’s poles, they create curtains of light. Solar storms heighten the effect

Breathtakingly beautiful!

~THE NORTHERN LIGHTS~ Northern Lights/Aurora Borealis - "Aurora Angel" ~ A magical aurora display over a small Sami village in the Arctic region of northern Sweden ~ Photo by Babak A.

To watch a meteor shower, next one is august 11, 2013 at midnight

The sky at night illuminates the Middle McCloud Falls in northern California. Photographer: Brad Goldpaint its my dream to get a star picture like this


The Perfect Storm - Aurora Borealis - Aberdeen, Scotland.must go at the right time of the year

Milky Way over Crater Lake, Oregon. Photo by John H Moore.

Milky Way Over Crater Lake with Airglow Image Credit & Copyright: John H. Moore, Click picture for constellation!

Twitter / ThatsEarth: Northern Lights in Finland ...

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Matthew Williamson creates a Northern Lights moodboard for inspiration for his autumn / winter 2013 collection. Bright orange, pink, purple and green fills the sky. "No filter needed for the Northern Lights. My autumn/winter inspiration "

Sky Angel

"This Moment" - Aurora Borealis, northern Norway. I have never seen Aurora Borealis, I hope I have an opportunity to see this.

jules - New Zealand's Southern Lights Aurora Australis - (CC)Trey Ratcliff - www.stuckincustoms.com/exhibition-cropped-for-pinterest/

New Zealand's Southern Lights, Aurora Australis. I swear my eyes teared up at the sight of this picture, and I see the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) here in Finland almost every year (I live in the south).