Northern Lights

How Was It For You? (The Eclipse)

If you took part in the solar ecplise today, please share your experience.<p>From serial eclipse chaser to first timer:<p>Was it worth it?<br>• How much …

Iceland from above

<i>This post is by Christian Schartner (Website | Instagram):</i><p>After two great photo-vacations in 2010 I decided to visit Iceland again in 2017 the last …

Iceland

Man tattoos the northern lights on his head

<b>ANCHORAGE (KTUU)</b> It’s a rare sight. The Aurora Borealis attracts its fair share of winter astrologers. Some take pictures, others paint portraits, …

Alaska

Top Tips for Viewing the Northern Lights • Nomad by Trade

Viewing the Northern Lights (or Southern!) is high on many bucket lists. One of my main goals on my recent trip to Iceland was to see them for the …

Iceland

Best Places in Norway to See the Northern Lights

<i>PHOTO: Northern Lights in Tromso, Norway. (photo via Flickr/titom-666)</i><p>Have you ever wanted to go Aurora hunting?<p>With its stunning coastal port views, …

Iceland

Beautiful stargazing opportunities at public lands

None<p>At Arches National Park in Utah, campers can connect with the past. While settling in for the night, watch our galaxy overhead as stars uncloak one by one. In a short time, the night sky fills with thousands of glittering jewels -- too many to count. Arches National Park’s work as a Dark Sky …

National Parks

How Chinese tourists hunt for the Northern Lights in Russia

Moscow and St. Petersburg are flooded with Chinese tourists visiting Russia every year. Yet some of them are starting to explore something more unusual and adventurous – hunting for Northern Lights in Murmansk region.<p>After the release of the Oscar nominated film Leviathan by Russian director Andrey …

Russia

This Holographic Skull Makeup Is the Perfect Look for Neon Ghosts

As Halloween approaches, I'm looking for any excuse to buy fun new makeup to incorporate into my look. My everyday look is pretty basic and practical, but I <b>do</b> love color and look for any excuse to buy highly pigmented shadows and lip colors. While I haven't settled on a costume yet, makeup artist …

Makeup

Rule The Starry Skies With This Gift Guide For Space Lovers

via pixabay.com/WikiImages<p>Space, the final frontier. These are the gifts chosen for those who enjoy looking up at the night sky and seeing nothing …

Geek

Teron Nezwek

Tufts University medical student Teron Nezwek’s Instagram feed, @teron.nezwek, mixes settings and moods, but the one commonality is that each image …

Boston

Anchorage police SWAT unit called out for 4th time in less than a week

In the latest deployment of Anchorage SWAT resources over the past week, police asked residents to avoid the area near East Northern Lights Boulevard …

Crime

Premiere: Satin Jackets ft. David Harks - Northern Lights (Carl Louis Remix)

A uniquely chilled electronic experience...<b>Satin Jackets</b> - real name Tim Bernhardt - recently found himself in Norway's Northern climes, exploring …

Music

10 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Iceland

After exploring the best of Switzerland for more than a year we have caught a fascination for these surreal natural sites which are no less than a …

Iceland

Retirement Rule Casualty: Brokers' Mutual-Fund Offerings

Is less more when it comes to investor choice? That’s the question facing brokerage firms and investment advisers as they look to comply with a landmark retirement-savings rule.<p>Large brokerage firms typically offer thousands of mutual funds to clients. But compliance demands of the fiduciary rule, …

Finance

Police arrest 3 men in connection with stabbing death in Midtown Anchorage

Three men have been arrested in the stabbing death of another man on East Northern Lights Boulevard on Wednesday, according to the Anchorage Police …

Crime

10 Lies you tell yourself when moving to Alaska

1. I’m going to get paid for living there.<p>Yes, but no. The PFD (Permanent Fund Dividend) is reserved for people who either are or intend to be Alaska …

Sarah Palin

5 Out-of-This-World Places to See the Northern Lights

Long before all the high-tech lighting effects and lasers, Mother Nature has been putting on a light show of her own — and it's spectacular. The aurora borealis — often referred to as the northern lights — is a celestial display of brightly colored lights shimmering and rippling across the night …

Iceland

15 Iconic Places Every Photographer Should Photograph

Article By: Antonio Lenza<p>There are numerous places of wonder, mystery and timeless beautiful that every photographer wants to see and capture once in …

List-Worthy

Tromso and the Northern Lights

We travelled 350km north of the Arctic Circle to chase the elusive northern lights in Tromso. We made use of the daytime to explore the city and the surrounding wilderness.<p>Our guide’s voice sliced through the darkness. “Watch the sky! They will be filled with lights!” he shouted with preternatural …

Iceland

23 Products For The "Simpsons" Superfan In Your Life

For people who have no kids and three money.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

TV

Canada's Northern Lights edge Fiji at Aussie Football League's International Cup

Canadian women's team comes from behind to claim victory in extra time<p>Australian Football League's Canadian women's team, the Northern Lights, opened …

Sports (Canada)

The science behind the Northern Lights – and the best places to spot them (according to the experts)

“In Yup’ik culture we believe that the Aurora Borealis is where our ancestors go and so when the lights appear they dance for us,” says Piiyuuk Olivia Shields.<p>I met Piiyuuk, 23, a native Alaskan, during my visit there last week. Piiyuuk doesn’t call them the Northern Lights because in her home …

Iceland

15 stunning photos of the world at night

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest showcases the best photos of the night sky and the universe.</b>• <b><br>The judges announced the shortlisted images from the 2017 contest.</b>• <b><br>Here are 15 incredible photos taken by astrophotographers all over the world.</b><p>All eyes will be on …

Astronomy

Intel Has No Idea What to Do With VR, but It's Fun to Watch Them Try

Barring major technological advances, VR is likely years away from becoming a mass market product.

Virtual Reality

The Smithsonian art museum dove into VR with Intel's help

Virtual reality and museums are a perfect pair. We've seen plenty of institutions, like the British Museum, dabble in VR over the past few years. But for the most part, the offerings have been fairly basic. The Smithsonian American Art Museum is hoping to go one step further. It teamed up with …

Virtual Reality

How Canada became an unlikely powerhouse in women’s Australian rules football

Jason Arnold walked out of a meeting in Edmonton last week, got in his car and immediately went to see his chiropractor. It was the day before he …

AFL

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Electronic Music

Why it’s not too late for over 50s to enjoy a holiday packed with activity and adventure

Join a healthy mix of solo travellers, couples and groups of friends, no matter how old you are<p>The funny thing about getting older is that it’s nothing like you expected. When you were young you probably pictured your mature self in a kind of mellow, autumnal haze – a penchant for roses and string …

Travel

These are the stunning shortlisted images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017

The Royal Observatory Greenwich, in association with Insight Investment and BBC Sky at Night Magazine, organized the ninth annual contest for the …

Astronomy

Want to be a professional eclipse photographer? This is what it’s really like.

On Aug. 21, photographers across the U.S. will train their lenses at the sun as the moon gradually blots it out. It takes a little specialized …

Photography