Sunday, February 24, 2013

Northern Lights at Nordic Cool 2013

This Saturday at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, Norwegian solar physicist Pål Brekke will describe the Northern Lights in a literature panel at Nordic Cool 2013. His panel, The Secret Behind the Northern Lights, is 10:30 AM Saturday, March 2, 2013, in the Terrace Gallery. In this interactive session, Dr. Brekke will use photos and video footage from NASA satellites to discuss the Northern Lights.

Later that day, innovative Danish lighting designer Jesper Kongshaug will recreate the effect of the Northern Lights on all four sides of the Kennedy Center's façade from 5:30 to 11 p.m.

For more information, go to the Nordic Cool 2013 website hosted by the Kennedy Center.