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27 Jan

There were some extra protons flying by a few nights ago.

Freakin’ beautiful.

Northern lights over Norwegian Lapland – video    

This stunning time-lapse video of the northern lights was filmed over Birtavarre in Troms, north Norway. The northern lights, or aurora borealis, are caused by electrically charged solar particles reaching Earth. The phenomenon was stronger than usual this week – even visible in the British Isles – due to a large ejection of solar particles on Sunday

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