André took this video of Aurora Australis from the European Cupola module in the Space Station. The beautiful phenomenon is caused by bursts of particles from the Sun pouring down Earth’s magnetic field into the atmosphere.
Stunning Aurora Borealis from Space in Ultra-High Definition (4K)
Lightning, aurora and sunrise timelapse
ESA astronaut André Kuipers’ tour of the International Space Station
Lithospheric magnetic field
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