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16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Listening to the Aurora

Less than a thousand miles from the North Pole, at a remote telecommunications relay station, an antenna seems to be listening to the mesmerising Aurora Borealis dancing over the Arctic ocean surrounding the Svalbard archipelago.

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Date Taken: 02.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Isfjor Radio, Svalbard, Norway
Camera: ILCE-7R
Copyright: © Der Mits