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Seeing the Northern Lights in Whitehorse, Canada

Seeing the northern lights dance across the sky is on everyone’s bucket list, right? It was certainly on mine!

So here I am looking at flights to Norway (you can actually get some sweet deals from New York), when someone says to me, “Aren’t you moving to Canada? 1,134 more words


Tis the April Post

Not sure where 2017 went, but it’s gone, and we’re over 1/4 into 2018 all ready!  Time flies when you don’t have enough of it I guess.   120 more words


How to find the Northern lights in Iceland

Or at least increase your chances anyway. Seeing Aurora Borealis (in the northern hemisphere) or Aurora Australis (in the southern hemisphere) is always risky business. There are a number of factors that impact your chances of seeing the lights that include but are not limited to: solar activity, the weather, including cloud cover, the time of year and light pollution. 833 more words

Light Up the Night in Yellowknife

The Canadian North is blessed with an abundance of sunshine in the summer and natural light shows in the winter. The latter, known as Aurora Borealis… 345 more words

Big Cities On My Bucket List

403 Solar Flares

Solar Storm WARNING: Solar flare to blast Earth with intense radiation TODAY, April 10, 2018.

Solar winds ejected from a monstrous gash in the surface of the Sun are barreling towards Earth and scientists have warned to prepare for the full effects of a solar storm TODAY. 271 more words

Solar System