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The Northern Lights

The Northern Lights

Book - 2001 | 1st American ed
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Explores how Norwegian scientist Kristian Birkeland discovered the origins of the Northern Lights.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2001
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780375409806
Call Number: 538.768 J24n 2001
Characteristics: xv, 297 pages : maps ; 22 cm


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7-time Nobel nominee Kristian Birkeland's obsession with the aurora led him to Norwegian mountaintops in the dark of winter, on expeditions to the Russian Arctic, and even to Africa to research similar phenomena.

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