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4 rockets launched into northern lights to study turbulence

...the rockets appeared to have produced data in the early Monday morning launches near Fairbanks.The launches into the active aurora in minus 40 degree weather came after 13 straight nights of unsuitable weather for a launch.Two rockets were led by University...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-28/4-rockets-launched-northern-lights-stud
State
Glacier Swim Club tops Senior Region XIV Great Alaska Open

...Silver Salmon, 133; Fairbanks' Midnight Sun Swim Team, 127; Sitka's Baranof Barracuda Swim Club, 117; Anchorage's Aurora Swim Team, 57."I feel pretty good about how I did this weekend," Fox said. "I won two events and got second in the other...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-27/glacier-swim-club-tops-senior-region-x
Sports
Anonymous notes threaten poisoning of dogs in Aurora Harbor

Sinister signs stuck to an Aurora Harbor bulletin board threaten dogs...Animal Control has also added patrols at Aurora Harbor, and Animal Control Supervisor...squeezed together during renovations of Aurora Harbor, Borg said he expected there...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-21/anonymous-notes-threaten-poisoning-dogs
Local
Photo: Aurora mornings

Morning light glows off boats in Aurora Harbor against a backdrop of Douglas Island on Monday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-30/aurora-mornings
Local
Solar flares produce extraordinary auroras

...Fairbanks. It produced fabulous red and green auroras seen throughout the Northern Hemisphere...that produced a huge flare and triggered auroras in October, Lummerzheim said. The spot...Earth. The institute had forecast maximum auroras for all of Alaska on Saturday. Even clouds...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112403/sta_auroura.shtml
News
This week's auroras seen in unusual places

...the meteorologists know the aurora borealis is visible. But seeing...Geophysical Institute, said this aurora is different because it's...people who have only heard of auroras. "We don't normally get...Illinois, and I've seen an aurora.' " The institute has heard...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111204/loc_20041112003.shtml
News
Science series starts with auroras

...moving and still images of the aurora, and Alaska is a center for...presentation on watching the aurora from Earth and from space. His...and still images of Earth's aurora, and images of auroras on Jupiter and Saturn captured...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020402/Loc_science.shtml
Local
Aurora forecast could be due to solar flip

...Alaska Fairbanks is forecasting strong auroras for the end of this week, and some of...with others in the solar system leads to auroras, among other things."The sun actually...will be in the form of medium-level auroras.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-22/aurora-forecast-could-be-due-solar-flip
State
Aurora Projekt: photography by Rosie Ainza

Aurora Projekt will host a fundraiser event for...snacks will be provided.Gallery Walk at Aurora Projekt featuring photography by local artist...Ainza4:30-8pm (December 5, 2014)Aurora Projekt is located at 171 S. Franklin St...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-02/aurora-projekt-photography-rosie-ainza
Art
Photo: Aurora hunters

Paul Gloe uses the light of a campfire to adjust the settings on his camera as he takes pictures of the aurora borealis near Skaters' Cabin at Mendenhall Lake in Juneau on Saturday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-16/photo-aurora-hunters
Local

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