Australia - Robert Downie
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Southern Lights

The Aurora Australis dances over the Great Lake of Tasmania's Central Plateau with individual beams or curtins visable. The phenomenon is sparked by electrically-charged electrons and protons accelerating down the Earth's magnetic field lines and colliding with neutral atoms in the upper atmosphere. Tasmania, Australia

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