WorldViews: Aurora Borealis

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 02/22/2012

What the Northern Lights look like when a rocket hits (photo)

A fisheye-view photo of a NASA-funded rocket shot into the Northern Lights.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  02:45 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, NASA, Northern Lights, Aurora Borealis

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 01/25/2012

Solar storm blasts aurora borealis light shows (Videos, images)

Thanks to a solar storm on Tuesday, the Northern Hemisphere saw the dancing lights of the aurora borealis in full display.

By Melissa Bell  |  08:30 AM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Solar Storm, Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights

Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 10/25/2011

Northern Lights glow over U.S. skies

Thanks to a massive solar storm, the Northern Lights made a rare appearance over the United States.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  08:09 AM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights