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polar lights

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(Astronomy) the aurora borealis in the N hemisphere or the aurora australis in the S hemisphere
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Its color gradient, a spectrum ranging from green to pink, purple, and blue, was not computer-generated; instead, Ditz collaged pictures of polar lights, which appealed to her because of their fairly random distribution of hues, the slight graininess of the photographs, and the subliminal presence of a natural phenomenon.
Rosneft announced the sale of 50% stake in Polar Lights, a joint gas exploration venture with Houston-based energy corporation ConocoPhillips, in order to reverse its recent buying spree.
These are shafts or curtains of polar lights in the night sKy which can be spectacular.
According to information on its website, ConocoPhillips also has a Russian JV with Rosneft OJSC (MCX:ROSN), called Polar Lights Co.
There are still two types of JVs: those operated by foreign firms, like Polar Lights involving ConocoPhillips, and those operated by Russian firms like LUKoil-AIK.
In the ConocoPhillips-operated Polar Lights in Russia's far north, LUKoil's AGD holds 30% and Rosneft has 20%.
He also discusses aurora forecasting and polar lights on other planets.
Ancient European legends explained the polar lights as souls of the dead in battle or the spirits of the murdered.
There are two categories of producing joint ventures: JVs operated by foreign companies, like Polar Lights of Conoco, which produce about 540,000 b/d of oil, and JVs operated by Russian companies.
The theory showed that the majestic polar lights are caused by electrically charged particles being guided into the upper atmosphere, parallel to the Earth's magnetic field.
There are two categories joint ventures: JVs operated by foreign companies, like Polar Lights involving Conoco, and JVs operated by Russian companies like LUKoil-AIK.
A 50-50 venture of Conoco (operator) and Arkhangelskgeoldobycha (AGD), Polar Lights (PL) is the first JV involving a foreign company in Russia.