Earths Aurora Borealis from Space

The Aurora Borealis also known as the Northern lights is a spectacular site to see. This magical illusion of the night sky is created by collision charged particles from the magnetosphere and atoms from earths atmosphere. The photo below was taken from the space shuttle atlantis during its sts 117 mission.

Spectacular shot of the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights from space

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