It's a great week for celestial gazing with both a supermoon and the year's best meteor shower lighting things up, but the best view is also from out of this world.
Just in time for the new moon, the Delta Aquarid showers peak on Monday and Tuesday and the Perseid showers start to get under way.
The May Camelopardalids could make a fantastic debut in the night skies over North America Friday night. Here's what you need to know to take in the show.
May 6 marks the peak of Eta Aquarids, a brilliantly fast meteor shower that will trail the night sky.
These meteors deliver more bright, long-lasting fireballs over northern skies during a short peak period than other showers. It's quite a show if you know when to watch.
Known for its massive fireballs and displaying more than 100 meteors per hour, the impressive Geminid show is not to be missed.
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As they do each summer, the annual Perseid meteor showers are about to rain down, offering a spectacular sight for earthling sky gazers.
This month, a spectacular sight is coming to the nighttime sky. Here's the lowdown on how you can catch a glimpse of the Perseids.
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