Science behind the Aurora Borealis from Around the World

 One of the incredible phenomena in astronomy is the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights). This weekend there was one of the strongest Solar Storms (Highest Category G5 that led to Northern Lights at some very low latitudes). Here are some photos from the weekend from around the world. 

If you are wondering of the scientific explanation behind the Auroras - here are two below - 

A little longer explanation

Source: YouTube SciShow

If you want to track the probability of witnessing the Northern Lights, this is a helpful tracker from NOAA.

At least you didn't have to go all the way to Iceland to witness it like we did back in February 2017. 
All worth it at least once in your lifetime. 

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