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12.12.08

A Different View of the Aurora Borealis

Astronaut Don Pettit created an astounding video using a sequence of still images he shot of the aurora borealis from the International Space Station.
"Watch this extraordinary video he created by stitching dozens of still photographs that he made of the aurora borealis while on his 161-day mission on what he calls simply 'Station.'" (link)

For more on Dr. Pettit and the Earth from space, visit DotEarth

This video is at YouTube (you won't see it in school).