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  • Perseid meteors will rival Olympic fireworks

    Two Perseids are visible in this photo taken in 2010. Credit: Robin Scagell, Galaxy Picture Library

    This weekend brings us the peak of a natural display of fireworks to rival the closing ceremony of the...

     
  • Early birds catch summer meteors

    Early birds catch summer meteors

    We are in the run up to the peak of the Perseid meteor shower, but get in early to catch these summer...

     
  • Ideal conditions for Perseid fireworks

    Ideal conditions for Perseid fireworks

    Sky watchers will enjoy a spectacular natural firework show this week thanks to perfect conditions for...

     
  • Perseid meteors are gold medal event

    Perseid meteors are gold medal event

    After the spectacular opening fireworks of the Chinese Olympics comes one of nature’s own finest...