Look Up This Weekend: The Orionid Meteor Shower Will Light Up the Sky

A Gift From Halley This weekend, go outside and look up in the dark hours before dawn to witness the annual Orionid meteor shower, which will hit its peak overnight on October 21-22. You may have seen a few stray meteors zooming across the sky, leftover Draconids whose peak passed earlier this month or leftover meteors from the South Taurid shower thatís still ongoing. But this week, and more specifically this weekend, the Orionid meteors will be easy to spot. The Orionid meteors streak

Look Up This Weekend: The Orionid Meteor Shower Will Light Up the Sky

A Gift From Halley This weekend, go outside and look up in the dark hours before dawn to witness the annual Orionid meteor shower, which will hit its peak overnight on October 21-22. You may ...

Thu 18 Oct 18 from Discover Magazine

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Wed 10 Oct 18 from Cosmos Magazine

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Keep your eyes to the sky this weekend: You might get a peek at the Orionid meteor shower.        

Thu 18 Oct 18 from USA today

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Tue 16 Oct 18 from Daily Mail

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Fri 12 Oct 18 from USA today

Scientists are spotting deep space radio wave bursts at faster rates

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Thu 11 Oct 18 from Engadget

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