NASA has released this (above) stunning Ultra High-Definition (UHD) video of the Aurora phenomenon shot from space. The time-lapse videos includes footage of both the Aurora Borealis, or northern lights, and the Aurora Australis, or southern lights.
Watch the video above for the time-lapse. All resolutions up to 4K are available.
If you’d like to find out why the northern (and southern) lights occur, click here for an explanatory video.
Video credit: NASA