Posts tagged "nerdy things"

How To Watch This Weekend’s Perseid Meteor Shower

This Saturday -- tomorrow! -- night, the Earth will pass through a cloud of debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet, resulting in a fantastic display of meteors streaking across the sky (or through the atmosphere, if we want to get technical). Known as the Perseid meteor shower, this celestial show is like Christmas for space nerds,…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 10, 2012