aurorae aurorae

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the first light of day
  2. (n) an atmospheric phenomenon consisting of bands of light caused by charged solar particles following the earth's magnetic lines of force
  3. (n) (Roman mythology) goddess of the dawn; counterpart of Greek Eos

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  • Now THIS is How You Hunt for Aurorae!

    For some reason, the theme from “Star Wars” is now echoing in my head… Wow! This awesome shot of aurora hunting in Iceland was taken by Photographer Nanut Bovorn. See more of his work on Flickr or his Facebook page. (...)Read the rest of Now THIS is How You Hunt for Aurorae! (56 words) © […]
    on April 25, 2014     Source: Universe Today

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /