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Northern lights may expand south next couple days

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON (AP) — Northerners thawing out from a bitter freeze may get rewarded with shimmering northern lights the next couple days.

Federal space weather forecaster Joe Kunches said the sun shot out a strong solar flare late Tuesday, which s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

A trip that seems to never end

March 14, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

It’s a drive that takes four mugs of coffee, blaring techno music and turning on the air conditioning. Continue Reading

Did Earth luck out? Biggest solar storm in years hits, but no major problems … yet

March 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Hours after the storm arrived, officials said were no reports of major problems with power grids, GPS, satellites or other technologies that are often disrupted by solar storms. Continue Reading

Largest solar storm in 5 years may disrupt power, flights

March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The largest solar storm in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights. Continue Reading

Light show from solar storm

January 24, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS The strongest solar storm in six years set off northern lights across much of Europe on Tuesday and could make viewing the aurora borealis dramatic in this region tonight.
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Solar storm should spark northern lights across the region

January 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The strongest solar storm in six years set off northern lights across much of Europe Tuesday and could make viewing the aurora borealis dramatic in this region tonight and Wednesday. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Rare Northern Lights visible in southern U.S. Monday night

October 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

VIDEO: Watch at bottom of article. A baffling solar storm pulled colorful northern lights unusually far south, surprising space weather experts. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Spectacular Northern Lights video images from northern Norway

April 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

You don’t have to go outside to see the Aurora Borealis – at least not with this video available. But you may be tempted to rush outside and look at the northern sky and hope to see the so-called Northern Lights after watching it. Continue Reading

VIDEO: Spectacular Northern Lights video images from northern Norway

April 13, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

You don’t have to go outside to see the Aurora Borealis – at least not with this video available. Continue Reading

Northern lights put on show in Northland sky

September 14, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

DULUTH – The northern lights were on display in the skies above the Northland early today.
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