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2009 Leonid Meteor Shower to Have its Peak Tomorrow

November 16, 2009 / 1 Comment

Early morning of November 17 will have a wonderful display in the sky, with a strong showing of the Leonid Meteor Shower. This year's meteor shower will look all the more better because of no interference from the moon, as November 16 is the new moon, so the skies will be dark and even the faint meteor streaks will be ...

Tips for Watching the Orionid Meteor Shower

October 20, 2009 / No Comments

Want to see the Orionid meteor shower? Here's what you need to know:

Perseid meteor shower is expected to put on a good show. The best time to watch

August 11, 2009 / No Comments

The Perseid meteor shower is happening tonight between midnight to 5 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 12. It will be visible in most of North America. Late Tuesday night is an option as well. The Perseids are bits of debris from the Comet Swift-Tuttle. Every year around August the Earth passes through these debris streams. "They are typically fast, bright and occasionally leave ...