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(EarthSky)   Don't feel like traveling all the way to Norway to watch the aurora borealis? Well, you can just grab a telescope, sit in your back yard and watch the aurora on Mars instead   ( earthsky.org) divider line
    More: Cool, Mars, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Mars Express orbiter, Mars Odyssey orbiter, NASA, Sun, Mars missions, coronal mass ejection  
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913 clicks; posted to Geek » on 03 Oct 2017 at 2:50 PM (40 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2017-10-03 03:08:59 PM  
1 vote:
It's an ultraviolet aurora, dumbmitter.
2017-10-03 02:55:28 PM  
1 vote:
Are we being trolled? I thought Mars lacked the magnetosphere to deflect solar wind
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