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   CaliforniaMama  Saturday Feb 25 10:31 AM

February 25, 2012 Aurora Borealis

Courtesy of National Geographic

jimhelm  Saturday Feb 25 10:34 AM

lawdy.... are they enhanced? never seen that so well defined

Sundae  Saturday Feb 25 12:08 PM

The middle photo shows them through a pair of 70s curtains.

ZenGum  Saturday Feb 25 07:00 PM

That's on my Bucket list. Somehow, someday...

Trilby  Sunday Feb 26 07:56 AM

Originally Posted by Sundae View Post
The middle photo shows them through a pair of 70s curtains.
Made me lol. (This damn autocorrect insists it made me lil
, but it didn't).

Sundae  Sunday Feb 26 04:57 PM

I'm not being clever, I'm just remembering.
I had mumps as a '70s child.

I know what fever dreams look like in purple and green.

Lamplighter  Sunday Feb 26 05:11 PM

I've not seen such a pic of the aurora before, as #1 .
On a totally scientific hypothesis level, it might be the pointy end of a spicule of the solar wind.

But I really think it is an ethereal, green, whale or shark... comin' to getcha.

SPUCK  Monday Feb 27 06:34 AM

I don't find them Boring!

Trilby  Monday Feb 27 08:05 AM

Originally Posted by SPUCK View Post
I don't find them Boring!
its boring Only if your name is Alice.

glatt  Monday Feb 27 08:31 AM

I've seen the northern lights a couple times as a kid in Maine. Nothing like this though. Just seeing some slight brightness on the edge of the sky like there was a city just over the horizon, except I knew there was just wilderness there for hundreds of miles. It would be spectacular to see something like this.

Coign  Monday Feb 27 10:37 AM

Growing up in Northern Minnesota I have seen nights like picture 1 and 3. I have never seen a sky like number 2 though.

Well there was that one time but I am pretty sure it was chemically enhanced.

Sheldonrs  Monday Feb 27 10:56 AM

Originally Posted by Brianna View Post
its boring Only if your name is Alice.
Funny you should say that:

Your reply here?

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