Coronal Mass Ejection

(solar-storm-fueled auroras)---- "Eagle Lights"---The central light ribbon in this image resembles the head and beak of a bird, flanked by a radiant wingspan. The photo was taken in Grøtfjord, close to Tromsø in northern Norway.

Norway - In Green Company: Aurora over Norway  Image Credit & Copyright: Max Rive

This stunning image of an aurora was captured against a summit near Austnesfjord, which lays close to Svolvær, Norway by photographer Max Rive. photo via Max Rive via Astronomy Picture of the Day


A fantastic eruption of Aurora Borealis over Toviktinden Mountain in Troms County, Norway. Auroras are the result of the emissions of photons in the Earth's upper atmosphere Poster Print x

Yukon Territory - Northern Lights

Aurora show, northern Ogilvie Mountains, Yukon Territory, Canada - Midnight Magic by Marc Adamus

Aurora Borealis, Laxá í Kjós - west Iceland

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Aurora over Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland  (by John Gray on Flickr)

Aurora Borealis - Isle Of Lewis - Eoropie Taken by John Gray on February 2014 @ Eoropie, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides.

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Awesome Aurora B last night Made especially beautiful by the solar flare in Faskrudsfjordur, Iceland. Taken by Jónína Óskarsdóttir

Two of my favorite natural wonders meet in Iceland - volcanic eruption with northern lights overhead

Earth, solar wind and fire: Northern lights and molten lava come together in landscape that could be out of this world

A volcanic eruption on the Fimmvruhls mountain pass in Iceland is pictured with the Aurora Borealis in the sky behind. A British photographer has captured the rare and beautiful aurora borealis shining brightly over an erupting volcano.