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Perseid, Delta Meteor Shower 2016: Peak Dates, When And Where To Watch [PHOTOS]

International Business Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
Now that we're well into summer, some of the most spectacular meteor showers are fast approaching and the best is still to come.
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Steve Martin's 'Meteor Shower' extended

The San Diego Union-Tribune - ‎5 hours ago‎
Steve Martin may or may not be able to bend the fabric of space/time, but the actor-musician-playwright has now proved himself capable of prolonging a heavenly event.

Meteor shower to shine in late July

Australian Geographic - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
“[But] you don't want to look at just one point; where the meteor enters the atmosphere isn't where they might burn up,” said Brad.

State parks to host 'Meteors & S'mores' event during Perseid meteor shower - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
(WPBN/WGTU)-- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources would like to invite the public to catch great views of the Perseid meteor shower during 'Meteors & S'mores". The DNR says you can take part in this event at participating state parks from Aug.

A spectacular meteor shower starts next week - Here's how to watch

ScienceAlert - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The Perseids, one of the most popular meteor showers of the year, is coming up in just under a month. But you don't have to wait until August to see shooting stars light up the sky.

Delta Aquarid and Perseid meteor showers 2016

International Business Times UK - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
The annual Delta Aquarid meteor shower is set to peak at the end of July in a spectacular display of shooting stars across the night sky.

Perseid Sideshows: Smaller Meteor Showers Shine This Summer - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Nobody really knows why, but meteor activity is far richer in the second half of the year. Seven of the 10 generally recognized "principal" annual meteor showers, for example, occur after July 1. The best summer meteor show happens around the nights of ...

Another meteor over Phoenix?

AZFamily - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
While the light is nothing like the bright meteor that was seen -- and heard -- all over the state, it's definitely something.

Perseid Meteor Shower Could Be A Doozy This Year, Here's How To See It

Wisconsin Public Radio News - ‎8 hours ago‎
The annual Perseid meteor shower is officially underway...and during its peak, experts say this year's show could be even more spectacular than usual.

Next week, a meteor shower created by a mysterious comet will reach its peak - here's how to watch

Business Insider - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The Perseids, one of the most popular meteor showers of the year, is coming up in just under a month. But you don't have to wait until August to see shooting stars light up the sky.
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The meteor that wasn't: Object could be International Space Station debris

Manawatu Standard - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
An object which exploded over the South Island on Tuesday night is believed to be debris from supplies sent to the International Space Station, not a meteor, an expert says. What was first thought to be a large meteor exploded over the South Island on ...

Steve Martin's cosmic comedy at the Old Globe

The San Diego Union-Tribune - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
In theater, it's a rare blessing for actors to have the luxury of the playwright's company in the rehearsal room every day.

'It was so pretty' - Canterbury couple snap stunning photo of 'bluey-green meteor' flashing in front of Aurora

TVNZ - ‎5 hours ago‎
Risking the freezing conditions in the Mackenzie High Country was worth it for Sara and Paul Raudsepp after they snapped an amazing shot of a "bluey-green meteor" flashing before an Aurora Australis in the night's sky. Photo of Aurora Australis and ...

What was that explosion? A meteor, it turns out

GMA News - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Residents of a city in southern Argentina got a scare when a series of powerful explosions shook homes and buildings Wednesday, but the cause turned out to be a natural wonder: a meteor disintegrating overhead. It was an ...
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How to See the This Year's Perseid Meteor Shower

Scientific American - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
NASA's All Sky Fireball Network captured this meteor streaking overhead during the Perseid meteor shower of 2013.

Get Ready for the Perseid Meteor Shower! - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
We are now less than a month away from the peak of the annual summertime display of shooting stars known as the Perseid meteor shower. And if conditions are favorable, there is a good chance that this year's performance could turn out to be better than ...

'Giant fireball' over Calabria, Sicily and Malta could be part of Delta Aquarids meteor shower

MaltaToday - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
A meteor passing over Calabria, Sicily and Malta in the Mediterranean was witnessed by skygazers yesterday at 11pm, as the celestial object ploughed through the summer night sky towards the southeast.

Meteor blazes over South Island

Waikato Times - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
A large meteor has exploded over the South Island, sparking a flurry of phone calls to police. It was spotted up and down the island when it hit Earth's atmosphere and exploded about 6.30pm.
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Sky Matters: August brings a 'close encounter' between Jupiter and Venus

Irish Examiner - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
There are two main events to keep an eye out for in August - the annual Perseid meteor shower on August 12 and 13, and a “close encounter” between Jupiter and Venus on August 27.