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We finally know what sparks the Northern Lights
It took researchers more than 20 years to figure out this light show mystery.
Meet STEVE, and 7 other mysterious glowing things you’ll find in the night sky
From northern lights to lightning bolts
Life before the EPA, a rocket in the Aurora Borealis, and more amazing images of the week
Newsworthy eye candy
Arctic Report: What Are the Northern Lights, Really?
A combination of chemistry, astrophysics, and magic
12 Incredible Works Of Astrophotography By Brad Goldpaint
Breathtaking shots of the night sky over the mountains of the west coast. *GASP* (that was the sound of us taking a breath)
Pretty Space Pics: A Rocket Arcs Across the Northern Lights
Here, a two-stage suborbital rocket rips across the auroras over Alaska. The small rocket was launched by scientists Saturday as...
Gallery: Last Night’s Auroras as They Appeared from Across the Hemisphere
If you saw it firsthand then you had no choice but to notice it, but for the rest of us...
Flying Through an Aurora at More Than 17,000 MPH
A prolific photographer gives us a stunning view from aboard the International Space Station
Mysterious Light Display Leaves Norwegians and Astronomers Puzzled
A Russian missile test or a meteor remain the top guesses for a strange spiraling light phenomenon
Oh, Roar a Roar for THEMIS
For they have seen Aurora Borealis burning bright