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Northern Lights Seen Across Southeast U.S.

Red and pink streaks filled the sky across parts of the country after Earth’s magnetic field was hit by a coronal mass ejection, enabling the Northern Lights to be seen across the southeastern part of the United States. The ejection hit on Monday at approximately...

Northern Lights

December 13, 2012

The Northern Lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, occurs when energy particles from the sun interact with the earth’s magnetic field.