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Northern lights may put on a show Wednesday night: Here's how to see them

If you missed out on Tuesday night’s display of the northern lights, don’t fret: tonight you get a second chance.

Last night Earth was buffeted by particles travelling on along the high-speed solar wind. 494 more words


Will you see the Aurora borealis this week?

Over the past few nights, clear skies have allowed skygazers in some parts of the UK to see the Aurora borealis (or Northern Lights). In particular, northern parts of Scotland have been treated to some stunning displays. 576 more words

Met Office News

More Borealis - day and night

I checked the camera at Poker Flats when I got up this morning, and there was borealis in the sky.  So I took the camera out around 7:00 am (Alaska time, of course) and got some really nice pictures – lots of purple in them!  119 more words


The Top Icelandic Winter Adventures

The decision to visit Iceland in the winter came about as spontaneously as our summer trip. It seemed to be a working trend, so why not?  1,305 more words


How to Reykjavik

Days: 441-442 (9 September 2015 – 10 September 2015)

Total distance travelled: 115,824.9 kilometres (71,940.91 miles)

At least on a map, it looked to us like we were headed to possibly the farthest country on earth from home. 1,216 more words


Borealis Lite

We are forecasted to have our first nighttime temperatures below zero degrees Fahrenheit tonight.  Which is good for growing ice, and for making my fingers cold while photographing the borealis tonight.  78 more words


Good Luck Aurora!

Good Luck Aurora, photo by Lake Superior Photo

Shawn of Lake Superior Photo shared this and writes:

So.. it looks like aurora could be active through the weekend… good luck photo: one of the more memorable geomagnetic experiences from the south shore of Superior… a very animated proton arc from a little over a month ago…

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