Thunderstorms happen above the clouds, too.
Scientists are studying the aurora's every move.
The plumes are stunning—and scientifically useful.
A combination of chemistry, astrophysics, and magic
Science is so pretty
Unraveling the mysterious electrical currents of the aurora borealis
It took mappers six nights in freezing weather to catch the Northern Lights
The VISIONS mission will give scientists an inside look at how the optical phenomenon influences Earth's atmosphere.
Hyperspectral images capture the mysterious beauty of this phenomenon.
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