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a u r o r a - polar lights

"The whole dome of night sky was awash with colour: ...

...cascades of yellow-green and blushes of crimson fanning from a darker point high overhead...

...As they fell in board rays, they shifted and changed the brightness, sometimes intense in one place, then cool, then hot...

... It was like looking up into the heart of a flower of glorious light whose petals rippled in a breeze that could not be felt - a breath from beyond this planet..."

Text from: National Geographic (November 2001)

This is a u r o r a - one of the most fascinating natural phenomena.

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    Mar 27, 2013 at 12:23 AM

    Jelena, sorry for the delay in wishing you the best year ever. Hope this may be the year when you finally make it to Israel to share some of the local wine with us ^O^

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  • udtaparindaa's Profile Photo
    Jun 6, 2014 at 3:43 AM

    fabulous snaps of Aurora...loved them :)

  • croisbeauty's Profile Photo
    May 13, 2014 at 1:50 AM

    hvala ti lijepa, ja ih prestao brojati jer malo ih je previše, lol

  • Parisforless's Profile Photo
    Apr 8, 2014 at 1:12 PM

    I'm very late but I still want to wish you a happy birthday and many more to come!

  • aadil's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2014 at 10:51 PM

    Many happy returns of the day and all the very best for a lovely day on your birthday!!! May all your travel and auroral dreams come true!!!

  • RickinDutch's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2014 at 5:06 PM

    Birthday greetings from the home of the Northern Lights.

  • toemayn's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2014 at 3:04 PM

    Hope your birthday is filled with all the fun you can handle!

  • Sienlu's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2014 at 11:54 AM

    Happy birthday Jelena

  • CEP1863's Profile Photo
    Mar 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM

    Jelena, wishing you a very happy birthday and a year packed with exciting travel!

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    Mar 25, 2014 at 9:38 AM

    Jelena, Happy Birthday. PJ

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