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Potential new meteor shower from shattered comet has scientists excited

This Memorial Day weekend, Earthlings — especially those in North America — may be treated to the sight of another meteor shower. Those meteors could erupt when our planet passes through the pieces of...

Boom or collapse? How a “meteor storm” is possible next Monday evening.

Placeholder while loading article actionsAstronomers are reporting that there is a chance a "meteor storm" will occur next Monday evening. It probably won't happen, but if it does, the display could be absolutely...

How to watch the Eta Aquarids meteor shower this weekend

One of the busiest spring meteor showers, called Eta Aquarids, peaks this weekend. To catch the "shooting stars", just go outside and watch the southern night sky. The Eta Aquarids reached their approximate...
Watch the Lyrid Meteor rain peak in the night sky

Watch the Lyrid Meteor rain peak in the night sky

Thursday night through Friday morning will be one of the special dates scattered throughout the year when skywatchers can catch a meteor shower as a host of potential eruptions erupt in the dark.Meteor showers...

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