Your Guide to the 2016 Perseid Meteor Shower

Considered by many as the best annual sky watcher’s event, this August the Perseid meteor shower dazzles dark skies.  Even though the shower reaches its peak the 11th through the 13th, often the best time to view, do not neglect the nights leading up to shower’s climax. Often they can …

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How to See Upcoming Meteor Showers: Summer 2016 Edition

With warmer weather and longer days comes equally awaited summer nights.  Arguably one of the most beautiful spectacles in astronomy, annual meteor showers- when the earth passes through the dust or debris of comets or asteroids orbiting the sun- give great reason to take a few nights and escape to …

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The Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks August 12th and 13th

This August, the Perseid meteor shower dazzles dark skies. With the shower’s peak on the 12th and 13th, it’s time to unwrap a nice blanket, choose a clear stargazing spot, and take a moment and simply look up. Considered by many as the best annual sky watcher’s event, we can …

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