Mighty purty, init?  One of the last great mysteries of our home planet.  As of yesterday, a mystery no more!  The noble and hardworking folk of NASA have cracked the mysery of the northern lights: http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07//25science/space/25aurora.html?_r=2&hp&oref=slogin&oref=slogin

Super Furry Animals – Northern Lites | download

(Yes, I know it’s the wrong spelling of ‘lights’.  What can you expect from a Welsh band, though?  We’re talking about a people who think every word ought have three silent Ls.)