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...
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...
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...
NASA: Sun stripping away Martian atmosphere, left dry planet

...Canaveral in 2013.Maven also was able to observe a Martian aurora thought to be in the same category as Earth's northern lights...suspect the remnant magnetic field of Mars' crust is driving the auroras.___Online:NASA:
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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.
UA regents say they failed to hear HAARP

...reception, and the military has long expressed an interest in understanding how this atmospheric region - which also hosts aurorae - affects radio signals.The federal government has spent about $290 million to build the HAARP center near Gakona, but...
Taiwan airline will help tourists seek aurora

...Fairbanks in December in hopes of seeing the aurora.The three December flights are offered...two weeks.Passengers will be part of aurora-centric tours operated by companies...Michel Lo."Every year many people join aurora package tours in Taiwan, but most tours...
Recent Births

...Katzeek, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz., was born to Hannah Blilie and Tom Katzeek of Haines on Oct. 13, 2015.? A daughter, Aurora Ashley Chilton, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz., was born to Krystal Faith Meachem and Gene William Chilton III of Juneau on Oct. 14...
Floyd Dryden Middle School first quarter honor roll

...Michaela Goodman, Wyatt Graber, Anthony Grimm, Landon Guthrie, Aurora Hamilton, Isabelle Hansen, Kaden Harris, Mason Hatch, Reilly...Turner, Chessa Veasey-Sanders, Ethan Walker, Ilya Wallace, Aurora Ward, Isabell Webb, Vespasia Whitmore, Samantha Wiley, Breana...
Snow hits Colorado, could bring tornadoes to south

...overnight and thousands of customers in Los Angeles County lost power.___Associated Press writers P. Solomon Banda in Aurora, Colorado, Jill Bleed in Little Rock, Arkansas, and Diana Heidgerd in Dallas contributed to this report.
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