aurora borealis


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aurora borealis

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To celebrate the launch of the plane and the magic of the Aurora Borealis, former Icelandair employees were invited to join the illuminating journey.
From the magnificent sketches and paintings of artists and scientists on these Arctic expeditions to the visual spectacles enjoyed by the public at metropolitan panorama shows and in illustrated newspapers, the Aurora Borealis became a crucial component in the nineteenth-century construction of the Arctic as a "dreamland," to use Fridtjof Nansen's telling description.
Subsequently, Mettler, Zuest and a small crew made two winter visits to Churchill, Manitoba, to film the aurora borealis with a special computer-designed camera.
It is rich in its association with other evidence of Galileo's thinking in 1604 (the exciting year of the appearance of "the new star"), with its portrait of a Neo-Stoic group, sympathetic to Galileo for its heliocentrism, and its brilliant representation at the painting's center of the reflection of the aurora borealis over Mantua very possibly inspired by Galileo.
COME EARLY MORNING, starring Ashley Judd, will be this year's opening night film, and closing out the Festival is, Aurora Borealis, directed by James Burke, starring Joshua Jackson and Juliette Lewis.
Intensified solar activity has led to a pulse of energy being released towards Earth, meaning that the aurora borealis display has been seen across the world.
IT WAS all bright on the night as large parts of Scotland were bathed in the beauty of the Aurora Borealis.
The Norwegian firm is so confident that passengers will see the aurora borealis on one of their ships they are offering another free trip if they don't.
Voted the number one 'bucket list' holiday by readers of Lonely Planet, the aurora borealis continues to attract visitors to Scandinavia and the Nordic countries - even though a display is never guaranteed.
Photographer Will Dawes went up onto the moors near Allendale, Northumberland, on February 27 to get this stunning picture of the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, illuminating the night sky behind some old smelting chimneys.
RECENT displays of the aurora borealis over northern England have caused a surge of interest in Northern Lights holidays.
MS Discovery, of Cruise and Maritime Voyages (CMV) will depart for her 15-night Land of the Northern Lights cruise to the Shetlands and Arctic Circle to view the Aurora Borealis display of green and pink light dancing across the sky.