Northern Lights

10 Of The Best Places In The World To See The Northern Lights!

The Northern Lights, also called the Aurora Borealis, are perhaps almost single-handedly to blame for my obsession with visiting cold countries.<p>Don’t …

Iceland

Comfortably Sleep Under The Northern Lights In The Heated Icelandic Bubble Lodge

From the warm cozy confines of your winter cabin or even from your own home, the Northern Lights are a magnificent spectacle to behold. Outdoors, …

Iceland

No way to sugarcoat this: I'm afraid Uranus opens and closes to accept particle streams

Scientists digging through old readings from NASA’s Voyager 2 mission in 1986 have found that Uranus’ magnetic field swings open and shut like a …

Astronomy

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Live outside broadcast (OB) engineers have quite a difficult job – an understatement perhaps, given the sheer scale of a live OB like BBC Two’s <i>Stargazing Live</i>.<p>Broadcast live over three nights, the award winning production makes use of one of largest OB trucks in Europe, receiving circuits from TV …

Hunting the Northern Lights cruise

Day 1: Bergen<p>Your 12-day Classic Round Voyage starts from Bournemouth with a flight to the southern port of Bergen, a city surrounded by its famed seven mountains. Bergen is a known for its cultural gateway to the fjords and its UNESCO Bryggen wharf with many colourful wooden houses. .<p>After …

Iceland

Buubble Hotel

Located in a secluded area about an hour's drive from Reykjavik, the Buubble Hotel is a climate-controlled way to take in nature. In the winter, each …

Travel

Canada launches world's first glow-in-the-dark coin

On July 1, 1867 the British provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Canada (which became the provinces of Ontario and Quebec) united to form the …

Lifestyle

Iceland’s Five-Star Stunner: Deplar Farm

It’s nearly midnight on my second day at Iceland’s Deplar Farm as the Northern Lights reach their strongest fluorescence of the evening. Reclining on …

Iceland

triptych 3 panel wall art colorful images "Aurora Borealis" 3 panel canvas wall blue purple violet impasto abstract canvas pop abstraction 48 x 20 " (2014) Acrylic painting by Stuart Wright

Artist's description:<p>"Aurora Borealis" painted on stretched hand made canvas,in shades of prussian blue , violet and white , with an impasto …

Artists

Step Inside Iceland's Zany Buubble Hotel

The world often condones living in a bubble but not the weirdos from Iceland. Nestled deep within a secret forest a few hours from Reykjavik is the …

Hotels

How to catch the northern lights

Of all the stunning natural phenomena, the aurora borealis, also known as the northern lights, might be the most spectacular. “The northern lights …

Astronomy

This Bubble Hotel in Iceland Lets You Sleep Under the Northern Lights!

Seeing the Northern Lights is definitely a bucket-list-worthy item, but how about <i>sleeping</i> under the aurora borealis in the comfort of your very own …

Iceland

10 Destinations You Need to Visit for a Truly Canadian Experience

This year the Great White North turns 150! That means its been 150 years of poutine eating, maple syrup obsessed, “eh” saying, polite Canadians – now …

Canada

Canadian Cannabis Cultivation License Awards Surge

In 2015, Health Canada issued just five new cannabis cultivation licenses during the entire year. Last week, it issued just as many, bringing the …

Cannabis

This is the tragic new travel photo trend taking over social media

It was on an ill-fated trip to see the Northern Lights in February that I was first exposed to the concept of “cheeky exploits”.

News (Ireland)

Keep Your Eye Out for Canada’s New Glow-in-the-Dark Toonie

The special-edition release is the first photoluminescent coin to ever enter circulation.<p>Canada turns 150 years old this year, and while some …

Culture

NASA delayed its rocket launch to create colorful clouds. Here's the new plan for Tuesday.

After rescheduling six times, NASA aims to launch a rocket Tuesday night that will light up the sky with colors that may look similar to an aurora …

Exploration

10 Gorgeous Under-the-Radar Honeymoon Destinations

After months of stressful wedding planning, you and your S.O. deserve some quality time together. And heading to a busy destination, overrun with tourists is not really our definition of a relaxing trip. While popular honeymoon spots like Hawaii and the Caribbean are beloved for a reason (they <i>are</i> …

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Iceland is perfect for first time solo female travelers

<b>Want to travel solo for the first time but not sure where to start? Head to Iceland. Check out what Kristin Addis of Be My Travel Muse has got to say</b> …

Iceland

#TheLIST: The World's Most Untapped Destinations

From remote islands to unexplored deserts and jungles teeming with wildlife...<p><i>Tom Marchant is the co-founder of luxury travel company and trip planner, Black Tomato, which delivers luxe experiences around the world via inspiring itineraries and access to the globe's up-and-coming, remote</i> …

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Trump’s budget eliminates program that detects infrastructure-crippling solar storms

Every so often, an explosion of radiation, solar wind, magnetic field and energy erupts from the surface of the sun. Occasionally, it is pointed right at our planet — invisible to the naked eye but posing a significant threat to our electronic infrastructure.<p>Officials take steps to mitigate the …

U.S. Geological Survey

Sleep beneath the northern lights in this unique Iceland bubble

If you’ve ever dreamed of watching the northern lights from the comfort of your bed, here’s a chance to turn your dreams into reality. To the delight …

Iceland

Checking Off Your Bucket List Could Help You Find Love This Summer

Whether you actually write it down or not, we’re pretty sure that you have a bucket list — even if it’s an unofficial one. There are probably some pretty rad travel destinations on your mental inventory of “places to see,” and even the meekest among us have at least <i>thought</i> about whether we would be …

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Norway’s Aurora, Culture, and Scenic Wonders

October 10, 2017 - October 22, 2017<p>Stunning fjords ringed by snowcapped mountains. Deep blue waters reflecting the spires of medieval towns. Vast …

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Canon U.S.A. Unveils New “Canon See Impossible” Videos

Two New Videos, “See Beyond Darkness” and “See the Light” Highlight Rare Biofluorescent Turtles, Bioluminescent Creatures Under the Sea, the Aurora …

Videography

Northern Lights from Space! Astronaut Captures Aurora Over Europe

The enchanting blue and green lights of an aurora dance above the city lights of Northern Europe in a stunning new image taken by an astronaut in …

Cool Stuff

Northern Lights from Space! Astronaut Captures Aurora Over Europe

The enchanting blue and green lights of an aurora dance above the city lights of Northern Europe in a stunning new image taken by an astronaut in …

Iceland

The 10 best things to do with 48 hours in Iceland

Approximately every person you know has already been to Iceland this year, but you should go too. First of all, if you fly from New York City to …

Iceland

Iceland: Save by Taking a Photo Tour

print<p>How Not to Break the Bank Visiting Iceland<p>By David Greitzer<p>How expensive is Iceland? A beer will cost you $12. A simple hamburger at a truck …

Iceland

Northern Lights illuminate North Dakota sky

Time lapse video shows the Northern Lights dancing over Bismarck, North Dakota.

North Dakota