Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights, Troms region, Norway by Gavin Hellier for Stocksy United

Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights, Troms region, Norway

Auroras are caused by particles from the Sun hitting the magnetic environment around the Earth. Resultant energetic particles such as electrons and protons fall down near the Earth's poles and impact the air.

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Uploaded 26 June, 2013
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