Weekend Solar Storm May Create Auroras As Far South As Vancouver and NYC
The Sun is getting grumpy again after years of relative peace.
Scientists Solve the Mystery of Why the Northern and Southern Lights Don't Match
A leading explanation for the different patterns seen in Earth’s northern and southern auroras has been ruled out.
Laser Lights Bring the Aurora Borealis Anywhere on Earth
The Northern Lights fly south, thanks to Swiss artist Dan Acher's luminous outdoor light show.
Earth, from Four Astronauts’ Perspectives
Ladies and gentlemen, they are floating in space.
Follow a Stormchaser Through Thunderstorms and the Aurora Borealis
Jeff Boyce traveled nearly 20,000 miles to give you a reel of nature's terror and beauty.
We Spent a Night on a Freezing Beach to Not See the Aurora Australis
I came to see lights. Instead I only saw clouds and disappointed people on a windy beach. So I asked them why they'd come.
Artist Makes Rainbows with Broken Glass, Mirrors, and Lasers
The new installation from Jayson Haebich looks like a shattered aurora borealis.
The Northern Lights Were Spectacular Last Night
A massive geomagnetic storm put the Northern Lights on full blast for St. Patrick's Day.
Watch an Electrifying Aurora Borealis Ignite the Alaskan Sky
The Northern lights are stunning in Alexis Coram lastest timelapse of the Alaskan wilderness.
Aurora Borealis Timelapse Gets a Stunning Kaleidoscopic Makeover
Photographic artist Alexis Coram puts a psychedelic spin on her gorgeous 'Technicolour Alaska' Northern Lights footage.
Here’s What It Looked Like When NASA Shot a Rocket into The Northern Lights
It was technically challenging. But also really pretty.
Why We're Shooting Another Rocket Into the Northern Lights
Auroras heat the Earth's upper atmosphere, like a giant celestial toaster—causing satellites to drift.