Photo by Joshua Strang/U.S. Air Force.

Camera company GoPro recently got all up in Northern Lights, producing the first-ever photos and video from right inside them. The misty flourescence paired with groovy tunes from the Trey Anastasio Band results in one trippy experience — without the need for illicit substances.

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To achieve this Herculean feat, GoPro launched cameras on helium weather balloons, capturing images from 100,000 feet above Alaska. The filming took place earlier this month on April 11 and 12.

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While the images are crazy beautiful, this project wasn’t solely for art’s sake. GoPro partnered with a team of rocket scientists and school teachers to learn more about Aurora Borealis. The helium weather balloons also held scientific instruments to measure certain features of the light show.