22 This is an awesome light show caused by the atoms of the atmosphere getting their electrons “excited” by high energy particles from the sun. It happens near the poles due to the magnetic field of the Earth being thinner there.
23 What is Aurora Borealis (northern lights) What is Aurora Borealis (northern lights)? Or Aurora Australis (southern lights)?home
32 If an atom loses 4 electrons, does the hoky poky, turns itself around, and gains 2 electrons back; this is the charge. (Note: atoms can not do the hoky poky or turn themselves around, and lastly they either gain or lose electrons – not both)