aurora borealis

Art

Laser Lights Bring the Aurora Borealis Anywhere on Earth

The Northern Lights fly south, thanks to Swiss artist Dan Acher's luminous outdoor light show.
Beckett Mufson
12.6.16
Art

Earth, from Four Astronauts’ Perspectives

Ladies and gentlemen, they are floating in space.
DJ Pangburn
12.14.15
Film

Follow a Stormchaser Through Thunderstorms and the Aurora Borealis

Jeff Boyce traveled nearly 20,000 miles to give you a reel of nature's terror and beauty.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.15.15
Travel

We Spent a Night on a Freezing Beach to Not See the Aurora Australis

I came to see lights. Instead I only saw clouds and disappointed people on a windy beach. So I asked them why they'd come.
Julian Morgans
6.24.15
Art

Artist Makes Rainbows with Broken Glass, Mirrors, and Lasers

The new installation from Jayson Haebich looks like a shattered aurora borealis.
Beckett Mufson
5.18.15
Art

The Northern Lights Were Spectacular Last Night

A massive geomagnetic storm put the Northern Lights on full blast for St. Patrick's Day.
Becky Chung
3.18.15
Film

Watch an Electrifying Aurora Borealis Ignite the Alaskan Sky

The Northern lights are stunning in Alexis Coram lastest timelapse of the Alaskan wilderness.
Beckett Mufson
3.16.15
Film

Aurora Borealis Timelapse Gets a Stunning Kaleidoscopic Makeover

Photographic artist Alexis Coram puts a psychedelic spin on her gorgeous 'Technicolour Alaska' Northern Lights footage.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.29.15
Art

Stargaze at a Rare Aurora Borealis in Virtual Reality

Astrophotographer Göran Strand transforms a burst of solar wind into a 360-degree viewing experience.
Beckett Mufson
1.7.15
Art

Alaskan Aurora Borealis Makes An Awesome Technicolor Timelapse

Flippin' amazing long-exposure and timelapse photography from the familiar Arctic phenomenon.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.30.14