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Meteor Shower Time: The Perseids

Arguably the most famous meteor shower is about to peak this weekend so get your blankets ready: it is star gazing time. The Perseid shower is so well known because it is a large scale meteor shower that is conveniently during the Northern Hemisphere’s summer. Unfortunately, this year the Moon is pretty bright and will be washing out a lot of meteors but if there was a shower to stand up to the brightness of the Moon it is this one!

Perseid by Dhilung Kirat

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