Russian Meteor Fireball Videos

An incredibly terrifying sight! Usually you can see wee meteors burning up in the sky but only at night time. This was huge, this was incredibly bright, and the shock-wave from the explosion shattered windows in the Russian town where the fireball exploded overhead....

Moonlit Aurora

I was told it’s impossible to see the Northern Lights in the South of Scotland. I was told it’s impossible to see them during the summer. I was told it’s impossible to see them during a bright moonlit phase. Well it’s possible! Here’s...

Geomagnetic Storm hits Earth!

After the suns double coronal mass ejection (CME) the other day the geomagnetic activity has rocketed. Currently its Kp Level is at 7.67 which is classed as “Storm Level”. This should be greating huge Aurora over the USA and Canada at this very moment....

Aurora Spotting in Scotland

Time to look to the skies! Tonight and into tomorrow monring the Aurora Borealis may be visible throughout the whole of Scotland, assuming clear skies of course!   Wrap up warm, get away from areas of light pollution such as street lights and look north. if you...

Geminids Meteor Shower

Just been outside for the past 50minutes…watching the annual Geminids meteor shower. On a cold clear winters night with the crisp backdrop of the milkway…absolutely breath taking! Luckily enough I was on the Isle of Arran, well away from any light...