Aurora Borealis

The B.C. Photographer Behind Incredible Northern Lights Images

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

If there’s one skill Yuichi Takasaka has mastered, it’s patience. The Japanese-born, B.C.-based photographer is no stranger to spending hours upon...

Auroras Light Up The Sky

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada

The year's largest solar flare sparked an opportunity for Canadians and others to gaze at some wondrous northern lights this week. A photographer i...

Where To See The Northern Lights Tonight

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.26.2014 | Canada

The Northern Lights will illuminate the skies over several parts of Canada tonight and Thursday night. Auroral activity is expected to be high, wit...

LOOK: Northern Lights Stun In Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Natasha Wheatley is a photographer on a mission. The U.K.-born photographer, now based in Vancouver calls herself The Aurora Hunter, and specializes i...

Northern Lights In The Yukon: Is Canada Inadvertently Solving Japan's Population Decline Crisis?

Abi Paul | Posted 06.14.2013 | Canada Alberta
Abi Paul

It was a chilly but clear evening (-35 degrees Celsius) when we got on the tour bus in Whitehorse, Yukon. The tour was for the viewing of the spectacular northern lights, an atmospheric phenomenon that is best viewed under certain environmental conditions during certain periods of the year at certain locations in the northern hemisphere.

LOOK: In Northern Alberta, Skies Dance In Winter

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

When sharing the stage with places such as Banff, Jasper or Waterton Lakes, one can almost be forgiven for forgetting Alberta's - and Canada's - large...

LOOK: Beautiful Northern Lights Visit Alberta Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada Alberta

The beautiful Northern Lights paid Alberta a visit last Monday showcasing a stunning display of colours for onlookers. As if on cue, they returned thi...

LOOK: Beautiful Northern Lights Over Alberta

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 10.01.2012 | Canada Alberta

It's rare to get a glimpse of stunning Northern Lights in Alberta, and even more so at Calgary and Edmonton's low latitude. But last night the dancing...