Aurora Borealis

The Northern Lights in Franconia, New Hampshire (Photo credit Vath Sok)

Northern Lights Dazzle In New England Skies

The aurora borealis could be seen much farther south than usual thanks to a severe solar storm.


Northern Lights visible on Nantucket (Photo from The Inquirer and Mirror/ Nicole Harnishfeger)

Major Solar Storm Hits Earth, Pulls Northern Lights South

Forecasters had predicted a glancing blow instead of dead-on hit.



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Are you thinking of taking the trip of a lifetime to Alaska? Take the hassle out of figuring out what to do, where to stay and where to eat by reviewing the tips from this quick guide to help you plan your Alaskan vacation.


File of Aurora Borealis from the summit of Mount Washington, NH. (Photo Credit/Mt. Washington Observatory)

A Possibility Of Seeing Northern Lights This Weekend

This weekend you will have another shot for viewing Aurora Borealis, but do not get your hopes up.


Police cars in front of the Century 16 theater in Aurora, Colorado, July 20, 2012. (Photo credit JONATHAN CASTNER/AFP/GettyImages)

Keller @ Large: Don’t Mention Accused Colorado Killer’s Name

In our fame-obsessed culture, where everyone feels entitled to not just 15 minutes, but at least a shot at their own reality show, it’s a powerful statement to ignore someone, or at least deny them the attention they crave.


(Photo by NOAA/National Weather Service's Space Weather Prediction Center via Getty Images)

Northern Lights May Be Visible From New England After Solar Storm

The sun is bombarding the Earth with the biggest solar storm since October 2003 and is causing the night sky to light up with Aurora Borealis.