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Orionid Meteor Shower Sparks Bright Fireballs (Video)
Science & Tech  (tags: science, space, technology, video, meteor shower, Orionid, fireballs, video )

- 2064 days ago -
The Orionid meteor shower produced some amazing cosmic sights for stargazers, including two brilliant fireballs, despite a bright moon and predictions of a less-than-stellar show.
Perseid Meteor Shower: Earth Bombarded By Tons of Meteoroid Dust
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, research, space, study, technology, meteor shower, dust, comet, atmosphere, light streaks )

- 2135 days ago -
When the annual Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight and Monday (Aug. 11 and 12), dusty fragments ripped from the tail of comet Swift-Tuttle will burn up in Earth's atmosphere, leaving streaks of light across the sky.
The 2013 Perseid Meteor Shower: An Observer's Guide
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- 2144 days ago -
From the nights August 10 - 13, 2013, people around the world will have a chance to see meteors from the annual Perseid meteor shower! More information here: PerseidMS2013b
Weekend Meteor Shower - NASA Science
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- 2795 days ago -
Oct. 20, 2011: Earth is about to pass through a stream of debris from Halley's comet, source of the annual Orionid meteor shower. Forecasters expect more than 15 meteors per hour to fly across the sky on Saturday morning, Oct. 22nd, when the shower....
Perseid Pictures: Meteor Shower Dazzles Every August
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, space, Perseid pictures, meteor shower, observation, Sky at Night )

- 3231 days ago -
Wondering what to look for Thursday night? See photos of past and present Perseids. The meteor shower puts on a stellar show every year.
One Night Only: Leonid Meteor Shower
Science & Tech  (tags: meteor shower, space, interesting, discovery, astronomy, scientists )

- 3500 days ago -
The annual Leonid meteor shower will make its one-night appearance over North America tonight. Viewing conditions should be excellent because the peak will occur after midnight, when the lights of metropolitan areas will be at
Meteor Shower Tonight to Yield 80 Meteors An Hour?
Science & Tech  (tags: meteorites, meteor shower, interesting, space )

- 3595 days ago -
From any vantage point in the world, you might see more than 80 meteors an hour streak across the sky during the best viewing time, when the moon's glare will be weakest--late tonight and into the wee hours of tomorrow
Horse Flies and Meteors
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, technology, meteor shower, Perseids )

- 3597 days ago -
This week lots of meteors will appear over Earth's northern hemisphere when our planet plows through a swarm of dust shed by periodic comet Swift-Tuttle. It's the annual Perseid meteor shower, which peaks on August 11th and 12th.
Must-See Meteor Shower Friday Morning
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, meteor shower, Quadrantid-LOOK UP IN THE SKY! )

- 4182 days ago -
The Quadrantid meteor shower is due to reach maximum in the predawn hours of Friday, Jan. 4
Meteor Shower Expected to Light Up Night - Australia
Science & Tech  (tags: australia, geminids, meteor shower, meteors, night sky )

- 4204 days ago -
A METEOR shower is expected to turn the skies above Australia into a celestial light show overnight. The shower, known as the Geminids because it appears to come from the constellation of Gemini, happens in December every year and can be seen from
Best Meteor Shower of 2007 Peaks Dec. 13
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, meteors, space, Geminids, Mars, meteor shower, interesting )

- 4210 days ago -
What could be the best meteor display of the year will reach its peak on the night of Dec.13-14.
Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
Science & Tech  (tags: space, science, meteor shower, leonid meteor )

- 4229 days ago -
This weekend brings us the return of the famous Leonid Meteor Shower, a meteor display that in recent years has brought great anticipation and excitement to skywatchers around the world. While the Leonids have been spectacular in years past, this year
Bits of Halley's Comet to Rain Down This Sunday Morning 21st Oct
Science & Tech  (tags: science, space, meteor shower, sunday 21st october )

- 4257 days ago -
A junior version of the famous Perseid meteor shower is scheduled to reach its maximum before sunrise on Sunday morning, Oct. 21. This meteor display is known as the Orionids because the meteors seem to fan out from a region to the north of Orion's second
Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
Science & Tech  (tags: meteor shower, science, space, interesting )

- 4327 days ago -
LOS ANGELES - Summer's annual meteor shower promises to put on a dazzling show when it peaks this weekend -- provided you're far from city lights. With no moon in sight to interfere with the Perseid meteor shower, skygazers can expect to spot streaking

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