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Aug 7, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Unfortunately, this year, there is a major obstacle that will likely interrupt your shooting star viewing pleasure: the moon. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2014 03:55 PM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
The Delta Aquarid meteor shower is peaking from tonight (July 28) into Tuesday (July 29), and even if you can't catch the cosmic show in person, you can still see live views of the annual shower online.
May 30, 2014 01:20 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
While camping out under some of the darkest skies in the U.S., photographer Gavin Heffernan captured the beautiful ionization trail of a Camelopardalid meteor. Continue reading →
May 23, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Joe Rao, SPACE.com Skywatching Columnist
On Friday night and early Saturday morning (May 23-24), Earth will plow through debris shed over the years by Comet 209P/LINEAR.
Apr 24, 2014 03:22 PM ET // Mark Thompson
The Eta Aquarid shower is coming, but where do the meteors come from and how can we see them?
Apr 21, 2014 06:36 PM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
The Lyrid meteor shower peaks tonight (April 21) and if Mother Nature spoils your 'shooting stars' display with bad weather, you can watch the celestial light show live online with two webcasts.
Jan 3, 2014 08:00 AM ET // Joe Rao, SPACE.com Skywatching Columnist
The Quadrantid meteor shower will peak in North America while the sun is still out.
Dec 13, 2013 03:51 PM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
One of the best meteor showers of the year is set to put on a performance tonight, but if you can't catch the cosmic display in person, you can watch it live online.
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