NASA Space Place – Meteor Showers!

Written by Nathan Smith on . Posted in STEM and STEAM


What’s new at NASA Space Place
Meteor Showers!
The Perseid meteor shower is the best of the year, and in 2018, the peak viewing time for the shower is on a dark, moonless night in August—perfect for spotting meteors. Click the animation below to learn more about meteors: 

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