Check out the earth’s auroras from space in glorious 4K


Every year, skywatchers from all over the world travel to the poles to experience one of the most mesmerizing events mother nature provides – the auroras borealis and australis (the Northern and Southern lights). But did you ever wonder what this amazing spectacle would look like from outer space?

Well you don’t have to anymore, because Sunday NASA released an amazing video from up above, in glorious 4K resolution. From this pretty rare point of view, it is much easier to grasp the breadth of the auroral glows as it lights up the poles. To see how spectacular they are, just check the video below and don’t forget to push the quality for 4K!