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Fraser
2012-Aug-23, 03:20 PM
A bright red sprite appears above a lightning flash in a photo captured from the ISS Back on April 30, Expedition 31 astronauts aboard the ISS captured this photo of a red sprite hovering above a bright flash of lightning over Myanmar. Elusive atmospheric phenomena, sprites are extremely brief flashes of electromagnetic activity that are [...]

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