UNC-TV Science

Searching for The Brown Mountain Lights

Clip: Season 3 | 4m 36s

For more than 100 years, mysterious lights have shone over western North Carolina's Linville Gorge and Brown Mountain. In that time people have attributed the lights to everything from swamp gas to train lights to aliens and yet no one knows exactly what they are. Watch as two Appalachian State University Astronomers use special cameras to investigate the lights.

Aired: 03/02/16

Rating: NR

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