Aurora : Observing and Recording Nature's Spectacular Light Show Paperback / softback
by Neil Bone
Part of the The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series series
This new book addresses a gap in the literature, offering an explanation of the aurora's causes, how the occurrence of major events may now be predicted, and how amateur observers can go about recording displays.
This is the first serious book about aurora written for practical but non-professional observers.
It provides a concise accessible description of the various auroral forms and how to record them, illustrated with color images of recent displays.
It contains details of 'Space Weather' forecasting websites, how to interpret and use the information given on these, and how to anticipate auroral activity.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 183 pages, X, 183 p.
- Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
- Publication Date: 23/05/2007
- Category: Electricity, electromagnetism & magnetism
- ISBN: 9780387360522