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Aural Auroral Encounters
Some say they can hear the Northern Lights
Part 3: Have you heard the aurora? Send us your story!

By Casey Grove

A note from the editor:

This is an encore presentation of an article that originall ran in 2005. As we did then, we invite readers to submit their own accounts of auroras, especially if you have heard them. Send your stories using ,a href="">our online form. If you have difficulties or have a question, please e-mail  I look forward to hearing your stories!

--Sonya Senkowsky, Editor, Alaska Science Outreach

Related Sites

Science for Alaska Lecture Series

Aurora-related links:

UAF Geophysical Institute daily aurora forecast

Asahi Aurora Classroom

more about “Natural Radio”
Story on Fairbanks aurora research for National Geographic Online by ASO editor Sonya Senkowky

Poker Flat Research Range (rocket facility in Fairbanks that studies auroral phenomena)

NASA collection of aurora images


Part 1: Hearing the impossible
Part 2: Theories abound to explain sounds
Part 3: Have you heard the aurora? Send us your story!

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