Perseid meteor shower set to peak at weekend

 Slooh, a Connecticut-based company, makes it easy and now free to look at the night sky through any one of dozens of telescopes around the world. To use the service you simply log in and pick a telescope. If you want to take control you can begin to point the telescope at various spots in space or you can simply go along for the ride while a professional astronomer takes the reins. Slooh… Read More

Perseid meteor shower set to peak at weekend

Stargazers will get the opportunity to spot shooting stars during the annual Perseid meteor shower.

Fri 11 Aug 17 from BBC News

How to Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower

The Perseid meteor shower is peaking this weekend, but something big is poised to interrupt your view: the moon

Fri 11 Aug 17 from TIME

Moon to spoil meteor show: astronomers

A bright Moon will outshine the annual Perseids meteor shower, which will peak Saturday with only a fifth the usual number of shooting stars visible to Earthlings, astronomers say.

Thu 10 Aug 17 from Phys.org

Slooh Will Livestream Solar Eclipse on Largest Spanish-Language TV Network

Slooh will simultaneously stream a Spanish-language program on the network Univision during its English broadcast for the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.

Fri 18 Aug 17 from SPACE.com

Virtual telescope company Slooh is ready for the eclipse

 Slooh, a Connecticut-based company, makes it easy and now free to look at the night sky through any one of dozens of telescopes around the world. To use the service you simply log in and ...

Fri 18 Aug 17 from TechCrunch

Perseid Meteor Shower Wows Stargazer with 'One-in-a-Million' Fireball

When the Perseid meteor shower peaked over the weekend, no one was expecting an amazing show. After all, the August moon had just passed its full phase and threatened to outshine all but the ...

Thu 17 Aug 17 from SPACE.com

The 2017 Perseid meteor shower shows up the moon - CNET

See one of the most popular shooting star shows of the year in pictures, the show refusing to be outshone by a bright full moon.

Mon 14 Aug 17 from CNET

Sky lights up at night as Perseid meteors visit Earth

Clear skies across much of the Northern hemisphere overnight Saturday into Sunday meant that the peak of the Perseid meteor shower was visible to many observers.

Mon 14 Aug 17 from Daily Mail

How to See the 2017 Perseid Meteor Shower

Sat 12 Aug 17 from National Geographic

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