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Leonid meteor shower 2017

Leonid meteor shower 2017

Leonid meteor shower 2017 Leonid meteor shower 2017 is annually active in the month of November and will peak during the night of November 17 and the early morning of November 18. The Leonids occur when the Earth passes through

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Orionid meteor shower 2017

Orionid meteor shower 2017

Orionid meteor shower 2017 Orionid meteor shower 2017 will be visible from October 2 to November 7 but the shower is expected to peak the night of  October 20 into the early morning of October 21. The Orionids is caused by the

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How to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse 2017

How to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse 2017 If you already read about the Solar Eclipse of 2017 you may be hoping to view it for yourself on August 21st  but can not find a room in the path of

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Perseid Meteor Shower in 2017

Perseid Meteor Shower in 2017

Perseid meteor shower in 2017 will peak between August 9th and 13th. The Perseids are named after the constellation Perseus and are made of space debris from comet Swift-Tuttle. The Perseids can be found in the north-eastern part of the

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Solar Eclipse 2017

How to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse 2017

Solar Eclipse 2017 This August 21, a total solar eclipse will cut through the entire continental United States for the first time in 99 years.   A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon completely covers the Sun’s disk, as seen in this 1999

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Top 10 AMAZING Facts About PLANET JUPITER

Top 10 AMAZING Facts About PLANET JUPITER

Top 10 AMAZING Facts About PLANET JUPITER Top 10 AMAZING Facts About PLANET JUPITER As we continue on our quest to get to know our galaxy better, we come to the 5th planet from the sun, Jupiter. Some of you

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Lyrid Meteor Shower 2017

Lyrid Meteor Shower 2017

Lyrid Meteor Shower Live in 2017 Lyrid Meteor Shower 2017 is active between April 16 and April 25 yearly and it tends to peak around April 22 or April 23. The Lyrids were created by the debris from a comet named Thatcher,

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Biggest Black Holes and Cosmic Monsters

Biggest Black Holes and Cosmic Monsters – Space Documentary 2016 Watch and learn as we step forth into a new era of Astronomy with the “Biggest Black Holes and Cosmic Monsters” Space Documentary. This hour and a half long video will

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2016 Geminids meteor shower

2016 Geminids meteor shower

2016 Geminids meteor shower The Geminids will peak between December 13 and 14 with conditions being less than fair with larger amounts of LP (light pollution) due to a Full Moon. The Geminids can be observed annually between December 4 and December 17,

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Taurid Meteor Shower 2016

The Taurid meteor shower 2016

The Taurid meteor shower 2016 The Taurid meteor shower 2016 is scheduled to peak this Friday and Saturday Nov. 11 and Nov. 12. To locate the Taurids you’ll have to look towards the constellation it’s named from Taurus. (Free Planeterium Software) The

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