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The surreal Northern Lights

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) in the sky above Rovaniemi, Finland, September 13, 2020.      REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov/All About Lapland    

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) in the sky above Rovaniemi, Finland, September 13, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov/All About Lapland    

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) in the sky above Rovaniemi, Finland, September 13, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov/All About Lapland    
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The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020.REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020.REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020.REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland February 28, 2019.  REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

An aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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A man walks in the snow as an aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

A man walks in the snow as an aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

A man walks in the snow as an aurora is seen in the sky in Rovaniemi, Finland February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019.  REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis is seen over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019.  


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The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019.   REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019.   REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis in the sky over Arctic Snowhotel in Rovaniemi, Finland, February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland, February 14, 2019.     
 REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland, February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis over the sky near Inari in Lapland, Finland, February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis over the sky near Rovaniemi in Lapland, Finland, March 14, 2018. 

REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis over the sky near Rovaniemi in Lapland, Finland, March 14, 2018. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis over the sky near Rovaniemi in Lapland, Finland, March 14, 2018. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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The Aurora Borealis over the sky near the village of Pallas, Finland, September 8, 2017. 


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The Aurora Borealis over the sky near the village of Pallas, Finland, September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov/All About Lapland

The Aurora Borealis over the sky near the village of Pallas, Finland, September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov/All About Lapland
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The Aurora Borealis illuminate the sky of Lapland region, in Inari, Finland, December 25, 2017. 


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The Aurora Borealis illuminate the sky of Lapland region, in Inari, Finland, December 25, 2017. LEHTIKUVA/Irene Stachon/via REUTERS

The Aurora Borealis illuminate the sky of Lapland region, in Inari, Finland, December 25, 2017. LEHTIKUVA/Irene Stachon/via REUTERS
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A general view of the aurora borealis near the city of Tromsoe in northern Norway, January 25, 2012. 


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A general view of the aurora borealis near the city of Tromsoe in northern Norway, January 25, 2012. REUTERS/Rune Stoltz Bertinussen/Scanpix

A general view of the aurora borealis near the city of Tromsoe in northern Norway, January 25, 2012. REUTERS/Rune Stoltz Bertinussen/Scanpix
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The lights of an Aurora as seen from the International Space Station, February 23, 2016. 


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The lights of an Aurora as seen from the International Space Station, February 23, 2016. REUTERS/NASA/Tim Peake

The lights of an Aurora as seen from the International Space Station, February 23, 2016. REUTERS/NASA/Tim Peake
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The aurora borealis appears over Great Bear Lake, the world's 8th largest lake in Deline, Northwest Territories, Canada, September 5, 2016. 


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The aurora borealis appears over Great Bear Lake, the world's 8th largest lake in Deline, Northwest Territories, Canada, September 5, 2016. REUTERS/Pat Kane

The aurora borealis appears over Great Bear Lake, the world's 8th largest lake in Deline, Northwest Territories, Canada, September 5, 2016. REUTERS/Pat Kane
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The wildfires glow underneath the Aurora Borealis, near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, May 7, 2016. 


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The wildfires glow underneath the Aurora Borealis, near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, May 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

The wildfires glow underneath the Aurora Borealis, near Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, May 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Blinch
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Aurora borealis, or northern lights, fill the sky over Finnmark county, northern Norway, March 13, 2011. 


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Aurora borealis, or northern lights, fill the sky over Finnmark county, northern Norway, March 13, 2011. REUTERS/Tore Meek/Scanpix

Aurora borealis, or northern lights, fill the sky over Finnmark county, northern Norway, March 13, 2011. REUTERS/Tore Meek/Scanpix
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The Aurora Borealis over a mountain camp north of the Arctic Circle, near the village of Mestervik, Norway, September 30, 2014.


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The Aurora Borealis over a mountain camp north of the Arctic Circle, near the village of Mestervik, Norway, September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

The Aurora Borealis over a mountain camp north of the Arctic Circle, near the village of Mestervik, Norway, September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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The glow of the Aurora Borealis is seen in the horizon in the Kawartha Lakes region, southern Ontario, February 23, 2015. 


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The glow of the Aurora Borealis is seen in the horizon in the Kawartha Lakes region, southern Ontario, February 23, 2015. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill

The glow of the Aurora Borealis is seen in the horizon in the Kawartha Lakes region, southern Ontario, February 23, 2015. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill
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The Northern Lights are seen above the ash plume of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano, April 22, 2010. 

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The Northern Lights are seen above the ash plume of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano, April 22, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

The Northern Lights are seen above the ash plume of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano, April 22, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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An aurora in the Earth's atmosphere is seen from the International Space Station, in this image published June 10, 2019. Christina Koch/NASA/Handout via REUTERS

An aurora in the Earth's atmosphere is seen from the International Space Station, in this image published June 10, 2019. Christina Koch/NASA/Handout via REUTERS

An aurora in the Earth's atmosphere is seen from the International Space Station, in this image published June 10, 2019. Christina Koch/NASA/Handout via REUTERS
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