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Aurora - Wikipedia

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An aurora, sometimes referred to as a polar light or northern light, is a natural light display in ... The form of the aurora, occurring within bands around both polar regions, is also dependent on ...

How the Aurora Borealis Form - AuroraHunter.com

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The aurora borealis (northern lights) form when charged particles emitted from the sun during ... The next peak is predicted for around 2025...but do not despair!

How do auroras form? | Reference.com

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Auroras are formed when charged particles that are emitted from the sun hit the Earth's magnetic field and the atoms in the atmosphere. This interaction causes ...

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Jul 28, 2010 ... What is an aurora? ... How Auroras Form from Magnetic Reconnection, Heliophysics - Duration: 1:38. ... How do the Northern Lights occur?

Auroras: What makes them happen? - Exploratorium

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Jun 19, 2001 ... ... filings you've seen the curved patterns the filings form in the magnetic field. ... The spectacular, "great" auroras in "What do they look like?

What is the aurora? - ISTP - NASA

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What does an aurora look like? ... The corona is considered the most spectacular form of a rayed aurora ... Why do auroras come in different colors and shapes?

Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis Explained

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The bright dancing lights of the aurora are actually collisions between electrically ... The lights appear in many forms from patches or scattered clouds of light to ...

What causes the northern lights? | Earth | EarthSky

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Jan 8, 2016 ... In Norse mythology, the aurora was a fire bridge to the sky built by the gods. ... What does it mean for an atom to be excited? Atoms consist of a ...

Aurora Borealis: What Causes the Northern Lights & Where to See ...

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Feb 10, 2015 ... When they do, they can cause the dramatic displays known as the aurora ... The aurora australis, or the southern lights, occur around the south ...

How Does the Aurora Borealis Form? - Universe Today

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Jan 18, 2016 ... Seeing the Northern or Southern Lights is an awe-inspiring experience, but do you know the science behind their beauty? This video from Per ...