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Decoding the northern lights

Joe Botta

Decoding the northern lights

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Published by Shell Aviation News in London, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Auroras

  • Edition Notes

    In Shell aviation news, no. 368, 1969

    Other titlesShell aviation news No. 368
    StatementJoe Botta.
    The Physical Object
    PaginationP. 2-9 :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17563895M

      Where to see northern lights. The aurora borealis is one of the most beautiful wonders of the earth. This natural light display is sure to take your breath away, and there are many locations.


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