If everyone placing personal ads who claimed the hobby of “hiking” really did it with any regularity, the earth would have been trampled flat decades ago.
This NASA handout image from video provided February 8, 2012 shows a spectacular view of Aurora Borealis captured January 25, 2012 by the crew aboard the International Space Station(ISS). The image was captured on a pass from near the border of British Columbia and Washington state, near Vancouver Island, to southern Alberta, near Calgary.
What a weird-looking creature! It's certainly very determined and devoted to it's tasks and young.