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Northern Lights Prediction

from Cheapflights

10 Places To See The Northern Lights in Alaska, Canada & More

Here are some tips for viewing the phenomena of the #auroraborealis (northern lights), along with 10 places that offer the best chance to see this phenomenon of light and beauty in 2016.

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from Odyssey

My Not-So-Cliché Bucket List

See the Northern Lights.

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Pictures of the day: 20 January 2014

Touching the Northern Lights

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A solar phenomenon known as a sundog arcs over the tundra in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada. Sundogs are fairly common occurrences in the Arctic and Antarctic. They form when the sun is near the horizon and ice crystals high in the sky line up in a way that bends the solar rays like a prism. (Image credit Norbert Rosing)

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from Cheapflights

10 Places To See The Northern Lights in Alaska, Canada & More

There's no way to predict the Northern Lights. However, there are several ways to increase the odds. Here are tips and 10 places to see the northern lights from Cheapflights.

from Kids

Games, Animals, Photos, Stories, and More -- National Geographic

A strong solar flare from an active region of the sun caused a dramatic display of the aurora borealis (northern lights) and aurora australis (southern lights). The solar flare sent a cloud of gas and charged particles called a coronal mass ejection, or CME, at the Earth. The flare's collision with the Earth's magnetic field causes the brilliant light displays. The sun has a cycle 11 years long. We are now in the part of the cycle where the sun's activity is higher. Scientists predict…

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