The famous Leonid shower is coming up. Follow the links in this post to learn
more about meteor showers for the rest of 2015.
Most meteor showers are spawned by comets. As a comet orbits the Sun it sheds
an icy, dusty debris stream along its orbit. If Earth travels through this stream, ...
A brief period of heightened meteor activity, often occurring regularly in a
particular part of the sky at a particular time of year. Meteor showers are generally
https://www.nasa.gov/jpl/asteroids/best-meteor-showers - 19 hours ago
The Lyrid meteor shower peaks April 22-23. Get viewing tips and save-the-dates
for future shooting-star shows.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meteor_shower - 15 hours ago
A meteor shower is a celestial event in which a number of meteors are observed
to radiate, or originate, from one point in the night sky. These meteors are ...
The 2015 Leonid meteor shower is expected to peak between November 17 -18,
Find out everything you need to know about these celestial fireworks, including
the yearly dates of important meteor showers, and when and where to view them
Nov 16, 2015 ... On Tuesday, the Leonid meteor shower will hit its peak. Here's the Popular
Science guide to the event—where to look and why it's happening ...
Nov 17, 2015 ... The Leonids are tonight! Should you watch? Oh, yes. Here's how, when, and why
to watch the meteor shower tonight—along with something ...
Nov 17, 2015 ... The Leonid meteor shower, one of the most celebrated of the year's annual "
shooting star" displays, will peak overnight tonight (Nov. 17) and ...