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The Eta Aquarid meteor shower is tonight. Here's how to watch.

Vox - ‎17 hours ago‎
Halley's comet won't return to the skies until the 2060s. But tonight, you can catch a glimpse of it in the Eta Aquarid meteor shower. Earth is currently passing through a patch of debris created in the wake of the comet's tail. When that debris hits ...

Dash cam captures meteor streaking across Lawrenceville sky

WSB Atlanta - ‎15 hours ago‎
The meteor was likely part of the Eta Aquarid meteor shower, the first of two celestial light shows that occur every year in early May as a result of Earth passing through dust released by Halley's Comet.

A Show-Stopping Meteor Shower Is Coming Tonight

Yahoo News - ‎17 hours ago‎
While meteor showers happen fairly often, the timing of this one is especially perfect. That's because unlike the Lyrid shower a few weeks ago, there won't be any heavenly bodies outshining it.
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Explorit: Mercury transits and meteor showers in May

Davis Enterprise - ‎19 hours ago‎
Explorit Science Center's Astronomy Club will have an early-morning meeting on Monday, May 9, from 7 to 9 a.m. to view the transit of Mercury.

Aquarids meteor shower, transit of Mercury events for skywatchers, photographers

St George News - ‎16 hours ago‎
SOUTHERN UTAH - Skywatchers in Southern Utah can watch the Eta Aquarids meteor shower on their choice of two nights and locations or attend a workshop on night sky photography this weekend and then cap it off with a Monday morning viewing of the ...

JRPG Clicker 'Final Meteor' Launching this Thursday, Its Horror-Themed "Twin Game" 'Final Friday' Coming Next ...

Touch Arcade - ‎May 3, 2016‎
A couple of weeks back our resident clicker lover Carter Dotson posted the trailer for Final Meteor, a clicker game that aims to bring a similar satisfaction as classic 16-bit JRPGs but in clicker form.

AZ Memo: Cooler temps and meteor shower; former ASU star linebacker's arrest; more details on SEAL's death

azcentral.com - ‎May 5, 2016‎
Meteors from the Aug. 13, 2010, Perseid meteor shower. This one is framing a saguaro cactus northeast of Apache Junction just off the Apache Trail at First Water.
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Trump: He's the GOP nominee barring a meteor, a miracle, or a massive collapse

TheChronicleHerald.ca - ‎May 3, 2016‎
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump could still be prevented from becoming his party's presidential nominee. By a meteor. A miracle.

Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower Peaks Thursday

Patch.com - ‎May 4, 2016‎
The May 5 peak should deliver a meteor count of about 10 to 20 an hour, NASA says. The Eta Aquarids are famed for their speed.

Next couple of mornings look out for the meteor shower

ABC Online (blog) - ‎14 hours ago‎
Meteor This week there will be quite the show in the night sky - and you don't even need a telescope to enjoy it. There will be a meteor shower over the next few nights and the early hours of the morning will be the best time to see it. Michael Taylor ...

Comet Halley, parent of 2 meteor showers

EarthSky - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
It's because comets like Halley are so crumbly that we see annual meteor showers. Follow the links below to learn more about Comet Halley, the meteor showers it spawns, and about how astronomers calculate the velocities of meteors streaking across our ...
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CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Meteor falls to earth near Southern California

FOX 11 Los Angeles - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - An apparent meteor streaks across the night sky over Southern California prompting millions of people to ask…"did you see it?

Hum-ilton groups band together for Music Month at the Meteor

Stuff.co.nz - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Although the Meteor had been going through a halcyon period of much use and a variety of shows and exhibitions since it was gifted by the Hamilton City Council to the One Victoria Trust in early 2014, it's long-term future is far from assured and, like ...

Lightning Strikes, Free Comics, Meteor Shower

Patch.com - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Lightning Strikes, Free Comics, Meteor Shower. Patch operates 23 daily news sites in Florida. The following are some of the top headlines from the past day: Lightning Sparks Lutz House Fire.
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How to Watch Tonight's Lyrid Meteor Shower

Gizmodo - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
In addition to the standard bright meteors, you're going to want to be on the look out for exploding fireballs and the telltale trails of “meteor smoke” they leave behind. In fact, in general the trails of the Lyrids are often exceptionally long, so ...
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Meteor fined for removing customers' discounts

RTE.ie - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Telephone provider Meteor Mobile has been convicted and fined €25,000 for removing discounts from customers' phone contracts without telling them.
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Was it a meteor? Solving the mystery of NJ's 'tsunami' buoy

NJ.com - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
A tsunami warning device about 200 miles off the coast of New Jersey went into "event mode" over the weekend, but there were no giant waves threatening the Shore, according to the National Data Buoy Center.

The Meteor needs your help

New Zealand Herald - ‎17 hours ago‎
The Meteor Theatre is calling on the public to help fund desperately needed strengthening and upgrade work. Theatre trustee Aaron Chesham said despite raising $750,000 over the past two years from community funders, the Hamilton City Council and ...
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Lyrid meteor shower 2016: Still time to catch a few shooting stars

AL.com - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
A meteor shower is named according to the constellation from which it appears to originate, according to NASA. In this case, the meteors appear to come from a point in the constellation Lyra and the star Vega.

How to watch the Eta Aquarid meteor shower

The CW Tucson - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Getting up bright and early Thursday and Friday morning could pay off with a meteor shower courtesy of Halley's Comet. This particular meteor shower is one of two meteor showers created by the famous comet. The Earth is currently passing through Halley ...
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