The Northern Lights as seen over the UK
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Timelapse shows spectacular Northern Lights show

The Aurora Borealis - also known as the Northern Lights - has been dazzling stargazers in the United Kingdom.

The spectacular sight is caused by the interaction of charged particles and the Earth's magnetic field and atmosphere.

Photographer Ian Glendinning captured these remarkable pictures in north-east England.

  • 19 Feb 2015
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