Citizen Scientists Help NASA Researchers Understand Auroras

NASA has posted a feature article about how the Aurorasaurus project and a recent study by Nathan are helping scientists to understand the aurora and estimate where they might be visible from.

“Without the citizen science observations, Aurorasaurus wouldn’t have been able to improve our models of where people can see the aurora,” said the study’s lead author, Nathan Case, a previous Aurorasaurus team member and now a senior research associate at Lancaster University, United Kingdom. “The team is very thankful for our community’s dedication and are excited to have more people sign up.”

The full article can be read here