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Milkyway Aurora Panorama by Tony Prower-- oh wow, this is gorgeous. I love night photography, and when it catches natural brilliance, it's all the better!

Aurore boréale

The aurora borealis lights the nights sky in Alaska's Brooks range, arctic, Alaska. You light, light, light up the sky to show me You are with me. Beauty of God

? Whispering Wind

Astronomy photographer of the year 2010

A starry night and swirling Aurora - what more could you want? This photo was aptly titled "Whisper of the Wind" by photographer Dave Brosha

kids crafts northern lights - Google-haku

When and where can I see the Northern Lights? In Finland, nature’s most spectacular light show, the Aurora Borealis, can be viewed from glass igloos.

Aurora over Reykjavík's city lights, Iceland (by Friðþjófur M. on Flickr)

Aurora over the city lights, Reykjavík, Iceland, photograph by Friðþjófur M.


"A coronal mass ejection hit Earth's magnetic field on Oct. 2012 sparking a dramatic display of Arctic lights . The Aurora appears to be casting rays of green sunlight through the clouds. Hugo Løhre photographed the auroras over Lekangsund, Norway,

An aurora is a natural light display in the sky (from the Latin word aurora, "sunrise" or the Roman goddess of dawn), predominantly seen in the high latitude (Arctic and Antarctic) regions. Auroras are caused by charged particles, mainly electrons and protons, entering the atmosphere from above causing ionization and excitation of atmospheric constituents, and consequent optical emissions.

Photograph Aurora @ Reykjanes peninsula iceland by Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson on



Aurora Borealis, Bismarck, North Dakota by Marshall Lipp

Best of North Dakota. Aurora Borealis, Bismarck, North Dakota by Marshall Lipp. 50 must see in the 50 states.

Tornado sucks up rainbow.

Tornado sucks up a rainbow. Probably a once in a lifetime pic INSPO/amazing/Only God could create such Beauty/

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For the month of December, artist Dan McCarthy created this stunning glow-in-the-dark poster of the aurora borealis (or the northern lights).