Animated Aurora Borealis from Orbit

While working on the International Space Station, Astronaut Don Pettit created this remarkable video of the aurora borealis (otherwise known as The Northern Lights). How? By stitching together a large sequence of still images that he took from space. It makes for some good viewing…



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  1. Tim says . . . | July 2, 2010 / 5:21 am

    wow

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