How northern lights and stranded whales might strangely be connected
The northern lights show off in Unstad, Lofoten, Norway on September 22, 2015 / The Northern Lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, are a natural phenomenon that light up the night sky, most notably in the Arctic region. September, marks the start of season for this spectacular event and lasts up until early April // Mats Grimsæth / Red Bull Content Pool

Researchers found an unlikely connection between stranded whales and the northern lights. The northern lights might be a brilliant spectacle for some, but they might have spelled doom for some unfortunate sperm whales. Credits: NASA. In early 2016, the stranding of 29 sperm whales in the North Sea left researchers surprised, since these whales are not…