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Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower is Worth a Shot This Year

Image Credit & Copyright: Thomas O’Brien of the Geminids meteor shower near Aspen Colorado.

The night of Thursday, July 28 until Friday, July 29 before dawn will host the peak viewing hours for this year’s annual Delta Aquarids meteor shower.  943 more words


Fun Science Fact Sunday: Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower

Hi everyone! As I was browsing Pinterest I came across a post that talked about a meteor shower that should be visible on the 28th or 29th: the Delta Aquarids Meteor shower. 398 more words

Sky News & Events For The Rest Of 2016

  • July 19 – Full Moon. The Moon will be located on the opposite side of the Earth as the Sun and its face will be will be fully illuminated.
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When men with history
gather to watch fire fall from
the sky on the mountain above
their yearly communion, the earth
spins through darkness and… 42 more words


2016 Bootids Meteor Shower 6/26 to 7/2

The June Bootid meteor shower is active each year from June 26th until July 2nd. It normally peaks on June 27th. The meteor shower is usually very weak, but occasional outbursts produce a hundred or more meteors per hour. 57 more words


Meteor shower extended edit time-lapse footage

A collection of time-lapse shots from the past 8 years of meteor showers. Please watch in HD if you can (you can see more meteors). The footage was shot during the Perseid, Geminid and Leonid Meteor showers between 2007 and now.