All Items Tagged

“aurora borealis”

Sep 5, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
In recent weeks, the International Space Station crew have been treated some some mind-blowing auroral displays. Here are some of our favorite moments.
Aug 25, 2014 08:36 AM ET // Megan Gannon, SPACE.com News Editor
The northern lights illuminated the night sky near the Arctic Circle that could even be appreciated by astronauts living on the International Space Station.
Mar 3, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Nina Sen, Space.com Contributor
The northern lights dance in a breathtaking display over Sweden.
Feb 10, 2014 02:01 PM ET
The aurora borealis is the result of charged particles dancing across the upper atmosphere of our planet. Join Trace as he discusses why we should shoot rockets at auroras ... for science!
Oct 26, 2013 04:20 PM ET // Nina Sen, Space.com Contributor
A veteran night sky observer captures a mesmerizing image over Maine's Moosehead Lake.
Sep 3, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Discovery News
Get an inside look at the aurora borealis and find out more about this intense space weather.