The 6 Best Places to See the Northern and Southern Lights in Person

Viewing the Northern and Southern Lights is usually reserved for those living in the extremes of planet Earth. You either have to live, or visit, places very far north or very far south to experience the stunning light show put on by Mother Nature. However, there is one select group of people who get to see the breathtaking sight each and every day with a totally unobstructed view: the astronauts living aboard the International Space Station.