Meteor


Don't miss Perseid Meteor Shower This Friday

Don't miss Perseid Meteor Shower This Friday

Make plans now to stay up late or set the alarm to see a cosmic display of "shooting stars" light up the night sky on Friday-...

Aug 11 2016, 3:16am CDT

Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks August 11-12

Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks August 11-12

It is the case that the Perseid meteor shower lies ahead in the middle of August....

Aug 3 2016, 5:27am CDT

Spectacular Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week

Spectacular Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week

Delta Aquarid meteor shower will reach its peak around July 28 or 29. The best time to view this meteor shower will be late nig...

Jul 25 2016, 12:07am CDT

Japanese Company to Create Man-Made Meteor Shower for 2020 Olympics

Japanese Company to Create Artificial Meteor Shower for 2020 Olympics

The man-made meteor shower will be ejected from micro satellites orbiting 250-310 miles above the ground...

May 22 2016, 9:37pm CDT

Blazing Meteor Fireball Lights Up Northeastern US Skies

Blazing Meteor Fireball Lights Up Northeastern US Skies

Fireball was seen across the northeastern United States including Portland, New Jersey and New York....

May 21 2016, 10:34am CDT

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower Features Debris from Halley's Comet Thursday and Friday

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower Features Debris from Halley's Comet Thursday and Friday

A meteor shower termed the Eta Aquarids is in the making during the hot month of May....

May 5 2016, 5:43am CDT

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower 2016

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower 2016

The next weeks will be great to watch meteor showers....

Mar 25 2016, 8:35am CDT

Giant Meteor Fireball Explodes over the Atlantic - But No One Notices

Giant Meteor Fireball Explodes over the Atlantic - But No One Notices

A giant space rock plunged into the Earth's atmospshere on Feb. 6 and released energy equivalent to an atomic bomb....

Feb 24 2016, 9:44pm CST

Giant Meteor Explosion Over Earth Goes Unnoticed

Giant Meteor Explosion Over Earth Goes Unnoticed

A massive meteor exploded in the sky yet the incident went unnoticed. The explosion could be seen clearly and it was a frighten...

Feb 24 2016, 12:13pm CST

Meteor showers

Highlights of Some Meteor Showers Bound To Occur In 2016

People all over the world love watching meteor showers, but unfortunately not everyone everywhere can witness one or see it wit...

Jan 4 2016, 10:35am CST

Spectacular Geminid Meteor Shower is Coming up Sunday

Geminid Meteor Shower, Best of the Year, is Coming up Sunday Night

The annual Geminid meteor shower will reach its peak in the late hours of Sunday night....

Dec 12 2015, 11:52am CST

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Between Midnight and Dawn on November 18

The Leonid meteor shower is at its ultimate in matters of display nowadays. Those wishing to take a gander can do so by gazing...

Nov 17 2015, 6:13am CST

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks

The Leonids meteor shower is at its zenith at this time and will remain so for the next seven odd days....

Nov 17 2015, 3:29am CST

Taurid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week with Bright Fireballs

Taurid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week with Bright Fireballs

A remarkably spectacular display of fireballs in the form of a meteor shower is expected this week. It is the Taurid phenomenon...

Nov 3 2015, 5:37am CST

Orionid Meteor Shower to Peak on Wednesday Night

Orionid Meteor Shower to Peak on Wednesday Night

An Orionid shower of meteors is to light up the dark night sky within the next seven days or so....

Oct 19 2015, 8:03am CDT

Draconid Meteor Shower Shimmers in Night Sky

Draconid Meteor Shower Shimmers in Night Sky

The meteor shower peaked Thursday evening and was seen throughout the Northern Hemisphere....

Oct 9 2015, 10:03pm CDT

Massive Craters in Sweden Produced by Double Meteor Strike

Massive Craters in Sweden Produced by Double Meteor Strike

The double meteorite hit the area around 458 million years ago, leaving two large craters in it....

Sep 14 2015, 2:55am CDT

Perseid Meteor Shower Is More Visible and Spectacular Due to Dark Moon

The meteor shower peaks late Wednesday night till the first light of Thursday morning....

Aug 11 2015, 9:37pm CDT

Meteor Shower Tonight is going to be at its Apogee

Meteor Shower Tonight is going to be at its Apogee

The Perseid meteor shower is going to be at its apogee tonight. It is a sight to behold for stargazers....

Aug 13 2014, 4:51am CDT

Meteor Storm turned out to be a bust

Meteor Storm turned out to be a bust

The spectacle didnt quite turn out the way NASA had predicted it would...

May 25 2014, 4:40am CDT

Giraffe Meteor Shower Expected Tonight

Giraffe Meteor Shower Expected Tonight

A meteor shower in the Giraffe Constellation is expected to light up the night sky on Friday. Stargazers are ready to take up t...

May 23 2014, 4:20am CDT

Meteor Shower Created by Halley’s Comet on Display

Meteor Shower Created by Halley’s Comet is on Display

A meteor shower got created by Halley’s Comet. It is there now in the sky in all its glorious display of dots of light...

May 5 2014, 8:50am CDT

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter discovers fresh meteor impact crater on Mars

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter discovers fresh meteor impact crater on Mars

Impact ejected materiel over nearly a 10 mile range...

Feb 6 2014, 10:52am CST