Astronaut Tim Peake shares stunning video of Aurora Australis from ISS
British astronaut Tim Peake currently onboard the International Space Station released a Vine of the aurora australis phenomenon on April 7.
The seconds-long video, posted to Twitter, shows the southern lights in a brilliant, gleaming display that's almost otherworldly.
We don't see so much of the #Aurora Australis but it's just as stunning. https://t.co/Wda8DAEzFR
— Tim Peake (@astro_timpeake) April 7, 2016
Green stretches of luminescence sparkle, teem and pulsate while moving quickly to the right side of the frame.
As Peake noted, "We don't see so much of the #Aurora Australis but it's just as stunning.
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