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Aurora Borealis Lights Up Minnesota

Aurora Borealis Lights Up Minnesota 

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The Northern Lights fueled by solar eruptions, put on a spectacular display in Minnesota, filling the night sky with shades of purple and gold. Photo Credit: GuideGunnar – Arctic Norway via Flickr.

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8:22AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Delightful, remember watching a lot of these when younger in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. We lived on the edge of the city with a lot fewer lights than there is now and we always were entertained by these lively light shows at night when these came our way. Still see some now although I no longer live in Ottawa.
Lovely video and sound, especially the thunder and the Spring Peeper frog calls. I just it on Facebook so others could also see it.

10:05PM PDT on May 5, 2012

I hope people were able to see these in real life. I used to live in the north and used to see them quite often, either white or green, usually. When you see them in real life you just stare at the sky in awe, and you don't even notice the cold, you just can't help watching it shift across the sky, like a curtain blowing in the breeze...

8:19AM PDT on Apr 30, 2012

Amazing!!!! Thanks

7:08AM PDT on Apr 30, 2012

I have always wanted to see this

4:08PM PDT on Apr 29, 2012

Ahh, nature's kaleidoscope...awesome...beautiful... And does anyone else see an EYE (left one, in green w/ prominent brow) in the picture right below the title of this article?

10:18AM PDT on Apr 29, 2012

Wow, that was spectacular! Thanks for sharing it!

8:56AM PDT on Apr 28, 2012

Amazing!

4:23AM PDT on Apr 28, 2012

I wish to one day see the northern lights.

1:24AM PDT on Apr 28, 2012

what a wonder!
did you know (well i recently read, so it must be true) that a rainbow's existence depends on a viewer - no viewer, no rainbow. apparently it has something to do with the eye receiving the prismatic information. wonder if the same holds true for the aurora? makes you think...

1:09AM PDT on Apr 28, 2012

This is beautiful!

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