WorldViews: solar storm

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Space weather? As solar storm hits, a Martian mini-tornado is caught on camera

One is space weather, the other is not.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:03 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Mars, space weather, tornado, solar storm

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 01:13 PM ET, 01/24/2012

Solar storm passes Earth: ‘A taste of what’s going to come’ next year

Today’s storm is only the beginning of a phase of major solar activity.

By Melissa Bell  |  01:13 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Solar storm, NASA: Doug Biesecker