Aurora Borealis


Planning Your Alaska Vacation

Are you thinking of taking the trip of a lifetime to Alaska? Take the hassle out of figuring out what to do, where to stay and where to eat by reviewing the tips from this quick guide to help you plan your Alaskan vacation.


Aurora borealis, or northern lights, fill the sky on March 13, 2011 over Finnmark during the 1,000 kms Finnmarksloepet, the world’s northernmost sled dog race, in Finnmark county in northern Norway.    (Photo credit: TORE MEEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Northern Lights May Be Seen From Metro Detroit This Week

Ever seen the shimmering Northern Lights? This could be your chance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2014

Aurora borealis above Keweenaw Bay, near Baraga, Michigan, on Sept. 30, 2012. Photo courtesy Sarah Bird, Michigan Technological University

The Science Behind Those Spectacular Northern Lights

The night skies in the Upper Peninsula north woods have recently been alive with light. Those shimmering curtains get their start about 93 million miles away, on the sun.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012


Mysterious Green Light Seen In Skies Over Detroit

Was it a shooting star? A meteor? The Northern Lights? The Twilight Zone?

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2011