Space Weather Forecasting – Definition & Detailed Explanation – Space Weather Glossary

I. What is Space Weather Forecasting? Space weather forecasting is the process of predicting the conditions in space that can affect Earth and technology. These conditions are primarily driven by the sun’s activity, including solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and solar wind. Space weather can have a wide range of impacts, from disrupting satellite communications … Read more

Auroras (Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis) – Definition & Detailed Explanation – Space Weather Glossary

What are Auroras? Auroras, also known as the Northern Lights in the Northern Hemisphere and the Southern Lights in the Southern Hemisphere, are natural light displays in the sky that occur predominantly in high-latitude regions. These mesmerizing displays are caused by the interaction between charged particles from the sun and the Earth’s magnetic field. What … Read more