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Northern lights visible Aurora borealis geomagnetic storm

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A strong geomagnetic storm is expected Friday night. NOAA’s Space Weather Prediction Center has issued a G4 (Severe) Geomagnetic Watch for the first time since 2005, meaning...
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Here are your top 5 astronomical events for 2024

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Every year, avid sky gazers book their calendar full of events that are sure to have you looking up. And 2024 promises to bring a...
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Photos vs. what your eyes see

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Dazzling, shimmer curtains of red and green… you’ve probably seen amazing photos of the aurora, or northern lights. Unfortunately, if you’re lucky enough to see...
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Solar activity may peak in 2024 in latest NOAA forecast

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Our sun is an interesting place. A glowing fiery ball of hydrogen and helium that without it, would limit the existence of life as we know it....
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How weather influences fall foliage

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Every fall, people travel far and wide to go ‘leaf-peeping.’ The goal is to catch the leaves at peak color to see all the vibrant...
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What is light pollution?

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If you live in or near a crowded city and have tried to see the stars or a meteor shower in the night sky, you...
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Moon mountain named in honor of Melba Mouton

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Few humans can say they were a part of the mission that allowed Astronauts to successfully land on the moon in 1969. Only the prestigious...
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The first African American woman in space

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Becoming an astronaut is hard enough, but one woman overcame obstacles to become the first African American woman in space. What You Need To Know...
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The Orionid meteor shower peaks early Oct. 21

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The peak of the Orionid meteor shower is happening this week, but you’ll have to up pretty early to have the best viewing. What You...