Watch a Beautiful Compilation of Auroras From Space

The Northern and Southern lights look simply amazing when viewed from the International Space Station.

NASA Television recently posted this video showing awesome footage of the Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis, captured by a camera on the International Space Station. Do yourself a favor and watch it on the highest resolution possible. You can read more about how NASA is able to film such sweeping video footage here.

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To learn more about what causes the Aurora Borealis, watch this episode of DNews.