After a month in Canada’s north, I’m back home again. I took the train back from Churchill to Winnipeg (this time, the journey was far
The aurora & astronomy instructor at the CNSC often tells people who come up and are eager to see the northern lights: “The best things
Last Saturday we had the most spectacular show I’ve seen yet in Churchill. It started as a pretty nice aurora. Early in the evening, we
About a week ago, there was a night of mild aurora (it was technically mild, but still beautiful!). A mild aurora can sometimes make for
This past week and a bit, I’ve attended all of the learning vacation lectures at the CNSC and learned heaps about astronomy and the aurora.
During my first week the centre offered a tour of the nearby rocket range to the learning vacationers. With my morning free of volunteer duties,