What's it all mean? If you leave near NYC, Boston, Chicago, Seattle, and possibly even Washington D.C., look up tonight! You just might see the Aurora Borealis!
Live in the Southern Hemisphere? Unless you live near Christchurch, NZ, you're probably out of luck. The Aurora Australis (that's the name of aurora at the South Pole - "australis" being latin for "southern") is just as real, and just as awesome. What's the problem, then? There just isn't much land south of 50 degrees geomagnetic south.
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