Aurora

Time-lapse video of dancing northern lights from space has taken the Internet by storm – Watch

Time-lapse video of dancing northern lights from space has taken the Internet by storm – Watch

Astronauts who have been a part of the space station crew in the past, have all shared beautiful images of auroras seen from the orbiting laboratory, forming a shield-like cover on the Earth's surface.

Sep 27, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Meet Steve – A strange, new 'purple aurora' that lights up night sky

Meet Steve – A strange, new 'purple aurora' that lights up night sky

This strange ribbon of purple light named 'Steve' was so first observed by citizen scientists in Canada and eventually verified by the European Space Agency (ESA).

Apr 27, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
ISS astronaut Thomas Pesquet spots his first aurora in space; shares enchanting image!

ISS astronaut Thomas Pesquet spots his first aurora in space; shares enchanting image!

Just when we thought that the space first-timer had probably seen it all, he proved us wrong, because in all these days he had spent in space, he still hadn't come across an aurora.

Feb 05, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
NASA shares breathtaking image of 'lights in the darkness' during the winter solstice!

NASA shares breathtaking image of 'lights in the darkness' during the winter solstice!

With the “day-night band” (DNB) of the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS), the Suomi NPP satellite acquired an incredible view of the aurora borealis.

Dec 27, 2016, 23:42 PM IST
Check out this beautiful image of aurora south of Australia as seen from space!

Check out this beautiful image of aurora south of Australia as seen from space!

The stunning image og the light shows originally photographed by Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams of NASA on June 24, 2016.

Jul 11, 2016, 08:56 AM IST
Watch: Breathtaking view of 'Aurora Australis' from space!

Watch: Breathtaking view of 'Aurora Australis' from space!

Tim Peake has shared a beautiful timelapse video of Australia under the aurora taken 200 miles above the Earth.

Apr 08, 2016, 11:03 AM IST
Watch: Tim Peake shares beautiful timelapse video of aurora!

Watch: Tim Peake shares beautiful timelapse video of aurora!

All thanks to astronauts, who are currently aboard International Space Station (ISS) that we get to witness beautiful images of our planet.

Mar 29, 2016, 09:07 AM IST
Check out: Tim Peake shares amazing photo of glowing aurora from space!

Check out: Tim Peake shares amazing photo of glowing aurora from space!

British astronaut Tim Peake has been showering us with the beautiful images of the Earth taken from the International Space Station.

Mar 11, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

Typhoon leaves two dead, Filipino villagers rescued from flood

Army, police and civilian volunteers scrambled on Monday to rescue hundreds of villagers trapped in their flooded homes and on rooftops in a northern Philippine province battered by slow-moving Typhoon Koppu.

Oct 19, 2015, 13:56 PM IST
Picture: Scott Kelly shares incredible image of morning aurora taken from space station

Picture: Scott Kelly shares incredible image of morning aurora taken from space station

Kelly shared this amazing picture of the morning auroras on his Twitter account.

Oct 12, 2015, 11:47 AM IST

Final arguments in `Batman` theater massacre trial

Closing arguments began Tuesday in the trial of James Holmes, a week before the third anniversary of the shocking massacre of 12 people at a packed "Batman" movie premiere.

Jul 15, 2015, 02:35 AM IST

Elle Fanning says `Maleficent` co-star Angelina Jolie really got into character

Elle Fanning has revealed that her ` Maleficent` co-star Angelina Jolie really got into her character while filming.

Apr 13, 2014, 13:16 PM IST

Soon, a headband to give your dreams wings

What if you could transform that frightening nightmare into a jacuzzi bath at a five-star hotel or scuba diving in Egyptian red sea? Possible.

Jan 17, 2014, 15:27 PM IST

Auroras also occur outside our solar system

New evidence obtained by University of Leicester planetary scientists have suggested that auroras-similar to Earth`s Aurora Borealis - also occur on bodies outside our solar system.

Jan 22, 2013, 10:45 AM IST

`Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes to face trial`

A US judge ruled that there is enough evidence for suspect James Holmes to face trial for the cinema shootings.

Jan 11, 2013, 09:42 AM IST

Colorado shooter shot self-portraits before theatre attack

James Holmes used a cell phone to take self-portraits the night that police say he shot up a Colorado theatre last year.

Jan 10, 2013, 08:02 AM IST

Four dead in Colorado after negotiations fail in hostage standoff

A gunman was shot by police and three others were found dead Saturday morning inside a home in Colorado`s Aurora town.

Jan 05, 2013, 23:27 PM IST

Colorado shooting victims’ families slam US theatre

A US movie hall where 12 people were gunned down by the ‘Batman obsessed’ killer, James Holmes, had invited relatives of victims to re-opening ceremony.

Jan 03, 2013, 12:15 PM IST

Auroral sounds of northern lights born close to ground

Researchers at Aalto University in Finland have, for the first time, located where the sounds associated with the northern lights are created.

Jul 10, 2012, 21:27 PM IST

NASA rocket blasts into ‘gleaming’ aurora

A team of scientists on Saturday night launched an instrument-laden, two-stage sounding rocket arcing through shimmering green aurora, 186 miles above Earth.

Feb 22, 2012, 15:19 PM IST