aurorae

ExoMars Sees the Martian Atmosphere Glowing Green

ExoMars' Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) recently spotted a green glow in Mars' atmosphere, which is similar to what Earth's atmosphere…

4 months ago

That New Kind of Aurora Called “Steve”? Turns Out, it Isn’t an Aurora at All

According to a new study by a Canadian-led team of researchers, the atmospheric phenomena known as STEVE is not an…

2 years ago

How Does the Aurora Borealis Form?

Seeing the Northern or Southern Lights is an awe-inspiring experience, but do you know the science behind their beauty? This…

9 years ago

Simply Stunning Aurora Video from Norway

Photographer Terje Sorgjerd spent a week capturing what he called "one of the biggest aurora borealis shows in recent years,"…

10 years ago

Stunning Aurora Videos

If you weren't lucky enough to be in the right place or the right time to see any of the…

10 years ago

Hubble Captures Double Aurorae Light Show on Saturn

In January and March 2009, researchers using Hubble took advantage of a rare opportunity to record Saturn when its rings…

11 years ago