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Title: Aurora Borealis: What Causes the Northern Lights? PDF
Url: http://pwg.gsfc.nasa.gov/polar/EPO/northern_lights/aurora_broch.pdf
Publisher: Goddard Space Flight Center
Description: This color brochure answers common questions about the aurora borealis, including its cause, as well as explanations of its colors, shapes, and location. It also lists resources for further study. The brochure may be downloaded in PDF format.
LC Classification: Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Auroras
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Auroras -- Observations
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Auroras -- Pictorial works and atlases
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Auroras -- Special topics, A-Z -- Photography
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Auroras -- Special types of aurora, A-Z -- Borealis
GEM Subject: Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Astronomy
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Auroras
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Reference
Science Materials
Format: pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
University First Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Astronomy
earth science
Physical sciences
science
Space science
Space sciences
Date Of Record Release: 2011-05-20 03:00:04 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-08-17 09:15:53 (W3C-DTF)
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