Friday the 13th may be unlucky, but it seems to have turned out pretty well for one intrepid videographer in Michigan. Positioned on the Keweenaw Peninsula's northern coast, Mark Riutta of Hancock, Mich., captured this vivid footage of northern lights — aka aurora borealis — as they danced over Lake Superior on Friday, April 13:

 

 

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Russell McLendon ( @russmclendon ) writes about humans and other wildlife.