Thursday, December 29, 2016
Strange Sounds from Auroras Recorded in Sweden
Source -Space Weather News for Dec. 30, 2016: http://spaceweather.com
AURORA SOUNDS IN SWEDEN: The idea that auroras make noise has long been controversial. However, whole groups of listeners in northern Sweden have recently heard strange sounds during magnetic storms. On Christmas night, an aurora tour guide recorded the audio using his iPhone--and it sounds like Star Wars blaster fire.
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