Chasing Aurora Borealis

Chasing the Aurora Borealis

Shimmering curtains of color billow across the northern night sky in a phenomenon that has mesmerized humanity for millennia. Electrically charged particles stream from the sun and collide with gases in Earth's upper atmosphere. The energy released creates dancing swirls of glowing green, yellow, red, and blue - impossible to predict, breathtaking to behold.

Gallery: Phenomenal Journey - Made Easier

Gallery: Phenomenal Journey - Made Easier

The 10-day expedition of National Geographic photographer Stephen Alvarez across the Arctic Circle in search of the Aurora Borealis was powered by Microsoft all the way. See how Windows 10, Office 2016, OneDrive, OneNote, the Surface Book laptop and Microsoft Band helped him plan, share, keep notes, save images, track activity, and access every detail on every device every step of the way.