How the Aurora Borealis Works
By Maria Popova
If you’ve ever wondered how the magic of the aurora borealis works, today is your lucky day. This short video by Norwegian animator and sound artist Per Byhring illuminates the cosmic secret of the Northern lights, one of our planet’s most magnificent wonders.
For the real thing, don’t forget you can watch the aurora borealis live from the comfort of your nomad screen.
Published September 13, 2011