A spectacular red and green aurora borealis lights up the night sky over Bavaria, Germany. This unusual northern lights display, above the silhouetted forest, occurred during the Autumn of 2003.
The northern lights explode over a snowy mountain range in Alaska, resulting in a dramatic, green sky. Visitors to the arctic can expect a dramatic environment with powerful extremes.
A dramatic multi-colored aurora borealis lends a watercolor effect to an early morning sky in Michigan. Pink, green, and bright white lights dramatize leafless October trees.
A railway track runs through the beautiful white cliffs of Dover, UK. The sea laps against the cliffs, while a few clouds float in an azure blue sky. Visitors to the United Kingdom may be visiting England, Wales, Scotland, or Northern Ireland.
Canada borders the United States on the northern side and spans a large portion of North America. Despite the vastness of its size, most Canadian citizens live within 200 miles of the Canadian/US border.
The Northwest Territories are a sparsely populated region in the northern part of Canada. Learn more about the Northwest Territories and find government and tourism links.
French St Martin occupies the northern half, and larger part, of the island shared with Dutch St Maarten. The French side of this island is decidedly French, more elegant with secluded beaches.
Digital illustration of bare deciduous tree branches. In the Northern Hemisphere, deciduous trees grow new leaves each Spring and lose their leaves each Autumn. Many trees have bare branches during the Winter months.
The country of Norway is located in the western and northern areas of Scandinavia and borders Finland, Sweden, and Russia. Mountains, glaciers, and lakes comprise about 70% of the country.
The country of Russia is the largest nation in the world, spanning the northern portion of the Eurasian land mass. Visit this site to learn more about Russia and find a printable map.
Russia occupies the entire area of northern Asia and a portion of northeastern Europe. The Ural Mountains divide European Russia in the west from the Siberian Plain located in the east.
The United Kingdom is an island nation located in northwest Europe which includes Great Britain, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. Visit this site for more information about the UK.
The continent of North America is located in the northern hemisphere and includes Canada, the United States, Mexico, the nations of Central America, Greenland, and the Caribbean Islands.
A boat carrying 160 migrants sunk off the coast of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, killing 16 people, private Turkish broadcaster CNN Turk said on Wednesday, adding that 101 migrants had so far been rescued.
Reuters. Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:24:00 -0400.
The 12 members of a youth soccer team and their coach who spent more than two weeks trapped underground in a flooded cave network in northern Thailand have appeared in public for the first time since their ordeal.
ABC News. Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:10:01 UTC.
Twelve boys and their football coach who were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand have spoken to journalists from around the world after their dramatic rescue.
Irish Independent. Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:39:34 +0100.
The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand made their first public appearance on Wednesday, at a nationally broadcast news conference in the northern province of Chiang Rai.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:29:31 EDT.