Video: Terrific view of the Aurora Borealis in ultra-high-def time lapse from the ISS

A tour of aurora borealis and other gorgeous sites from the ISS;

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NASA Television’s newest offering, NASA TV UHD, brings ultra-high definition video to a new level with the kind of imagery only the world’s leader in space exploration could provide.

Harmonic produced this show exclusively for NASA TV UHD, using time-lapses shot from the International Space Station, showing both the Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis phenomena that occur when electrically charged electrons and protons in the Earth’s magnetic field collide with neutral atoms in the upper atmosphere.

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Update: More ISS earth views:

Update: Yet more ultra high-def views of earth: