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Looking Down and Up at the Aurora

Looking Down and Up at the Aurora

Mar 29, 2015

On Saint Patrick’s Day, the Suomi NPP satellite acquired a view of the aurora from above while citizen scientists were busily collecting shots from below. Read more

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