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Why Yellowknife NWT is the best place to watch the Aurora Borealis

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Published on Aug 6, 2013

Intro by James Pugsley,
President of Astronomy North
http://astronomynorth.com/
Starts 00:01:36
ENDS 00:08:12
Doctor Yohsuke Kamide begins 00:08:12
Research Area 00:13:03
Aurora breakup 00:13:32
HILDCAA = High-Intensity, Long-Duration, and Continuous Auroral Activity 00:15:17
Three key elements in appreciating auroras 00:31:45
Key Questions regarding Auroras 00:33:26
Particularly: Why do aurora move in that fashion? 00:35:00
"Yellowknife: The best place in the world to see and appreciate auroras ... in terms of latitude,
One of the best places in the world...
Stable weather in the winter time...
Relatively weak magnetic field strength..." 00:37:18
Messages from auroras 01:22:19
Talk Ends, Questions begin 01:25:08
All slides from this presentation may be downloaded/viewed here http://www.scribd.com/doc/158758407/W...
Doctor Yohsuke Kamide was visiting/viewing at http://www.auroravillage.com/
Video of slides http://youtu.be/nOJgu0p7hTQ
Slides of this video in PDF Format
http://www.scribd.com/doc/158758407/W...
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Doctor Yohsuke Kamide, Nagoya University Japan (l) - James Pugsley, Astronomy North (r)
http://www.flickr.com/photos/george-l...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/george-l...

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