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EarthSky // Science Wire, Space Release Date: Jul 16, 2014

Astronaut’s Vine of auroras from space

Auroras are awesome to see from here on Earth. Check out the view from space! Vine posted by ISS astronaut Reid Wiseman.

Astronaut Reid Wiseman, currently orbiting Earth onboard the International Space Station (ISS), has been tweeting some great stuff. He just put up this Vine video of the aurora australis, the southern version of the northern lights.

An extra treat: Here’s an image Wiseman tweeted on July 15

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