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Kreyos Meteor smartwatch

The Kreyos tracks your activities, is water-resistant, and has speakerphone capabilities and a snap-out design -- what can't it do?

By July 25, 2013

MSRP: $169.99

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NASA: Earth may be buzzed by an asteroid in March

There's little data on asteroid 2013 TX68, leaving doomsayers predicting a cataclysmic collision. But the space agency is far less concerned.

By February 3, 2016

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Geminid glam shots: Meteor magic from around the globe (pictures)

The annual Geminid meteor shower lit up the night sky on December 13 and 14, and patient astrophotographers captured the visual fireworks.

11 Images By December 14, 2015

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Big weekend for the Geminids: 'King' of meteor showers is about to peak

Get ready sky-watchers. It's one of the year's biggest shows of shooting space-rocks, and Sunday is the best night to check it out.

By December 12, 2015

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Leonid meteor shower continues a month of blazing skies

November is a big month for exciting sights in the heavens thanks to a whole bunch of collisions with stuff from space. Here's how to see the show for yourself.

By November 17, 2015

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Look for fireballs in the night sky as Taurid meteor swarm peaks

It's not the apocalypse raining down on us. What you're seeing is a particularly active year for the Taurid meteor shower.

By November 2, 2015

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This startup wants to offer on-demand shooting stars (Tomorrow Daily 228)

ALE is a Japanese company working on an interesting novelty: man-made, on-demand meteor showers. It might sound like a silly idea, but the company's founder wants to bring her product to the opening ceremonies of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

By August 19, 2015

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Man-made meteor showers for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Tomorrow Daily 228)

Ashley and Khail explain how a man-made meteor shower could make a big splash at the 2020 Summer Games, discuss a new full-body VR immersion system and wish they had enough money to afford a huge Lite-Brite for adults. #TD2020

By August 19, 2015

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Dazzling shots of the 2015 Perseid meteor shower (pictures)

Often regarded as the best meteor shower of the year, the Perseids have been especially spectacular thanks to a mostly absent moon.

10 Images By August 13, 2015

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The best way to see the epic 2015 Perseid meteor shower as it peaks

One of the most spectacular night sky shows of the year is here, and the pesky moon isn't around this time to spoil it. Here's how to take it in.

By August 12, 2015