Auroral Observations in the Antarctic

Abstract

ELECTRICAL phenomena resembling aurora have hitherto been observed in the laboratory only at very low atmospheric pressures, and the recent determinations of the altitude of aurora by Prof. Störmer and others have given few heights so low as 50 km. Thus reported observations of aurora below the summits of mountains are naturally viewed with suspicion by… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/102025a0

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