Sunrise, Meet the Northern Lights: a One-of-a-Kind View from Space [VIDEO]
If you live in a remote northern location, or have the time and money to travel to one, you might have the good fortune of seeing the wondrous Northern Lights from Earth But what are anyone’s chances of seeing these bright, dancing lights from space?
ReelNASA has uploaded a 14-second video taken from the International Space Station of the Northern Lights as they meet the sunrise over the top of North America. It is a unique interaction between night and day that presents itself as a battle of the bright green Aurora Borealis and the blinding blue daylight.
Few of us will ever make it into space, but thanks to stellar technology and NASA we can at least get a taste of the most amazing phenomena space has to offer.