Aurora Borealis

Northern Lights Fizzle Out Before Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.14.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Despite much anticipation, the northern lights failed to make an appearance in the Vancouver area. Experts advised going to areas with a clear nort...

Vancouver Could See Some Northern Lights

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

If you're out and about in Metro Vancouver this weekend, you might want to look up. The northern lights will be in high activity on Friday night, a...

Auroras Could Light Up Sky Over Canada This Weekend

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.12.2014 | Canada

The northern lights are set to flash across the sky over Canada on Friday and Saturday after a series of solar events that took place throughout the w...

LOOK: Northern Lights Surprise Whistler Ironman Race

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

As hundreds of athletes competed through the evening at the Subaru Ironman race in Whistler on Sunday, photographer David McColm looked up and snapped...

WATCH: Astronaut Films Spectacular Auroras From The ISS

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada

Many of us have seen auroras from below, but who can count themselves among the lucky who've seen them from above? Now you can, thanks to Cmdr. Rei...

Luminous Auroras Captured In Time Lapse

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada

Last week we posted a Reddit photo that showed northern lights illuminating the night sky over Winnipeg. This week, there's a time-lapse video show...

Auroras Light Up Winnipeg Sky

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada

Aurora borealis! In this part of the country, at this time of year, localized in the sky over Winnipeg? Apparently so! Reddit user Armand9x posted ...

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...