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Steve, a new type of Northern Lights.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stev...ic_phenomenon)

https://articles.mlive.com/weather/i..._lights_di.amp
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Steve is an acronym, how inventive!
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Re: Steve, a new type of Northern Lights.

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Steve is an acronym, how inventive!
Actually they called it Steve after some film, then created a backronym.
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Re: Steve, a new type of Northern Lights.

Yeah, I read that in the link.
It's common to 'backronym' (I like this word, it must be entered in the next Oxford English update!) - think of a pronounceable word and work out what it means as an acronym.
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