T he aurora borealis, Northern Lights painting the sky

Aurora borealis, Northern Lights, Iceland
he Aurora is an incredible light show caused by collisions between electrically charged particles released from the sun that enter the earth's atmosphere and collide with gases such as oxygen and nitrogen. The lights are seen around the magnetic poles of the northern and southern hemispheres.
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Iceland
Photographer:
Chris J Ward

T he aurora borealis, Northern Lights painting the sky

Aurora borealis, Northern Lights, Iceland
he Aurora is an incredible light show caused by collisions between electrically charged particles released from the sun that enter the earth's atmosphere and collide with gases such as oxygen and nitrogen. The lights are seen around the magnetic poles of the northern and southern hemispheres.
Ref:
Date:
Location:
Iceland
Photographer:
Chris J Ward