Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Perseid Meteors vs the Supermoon

Source - NASA Science News for July 29, 2014

Which is brighter--a flurry of Perseid fireballs or a supermoon? Sky watchers will find out this August when the biggest and brightest full Moon of 2014 arrives just in time for the peak of the annual Perseid meteor shower.

The complete article can be found here: http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/28jul_perseids2014/

A companion video is posted below and can also be viewed at: http://youtu.be/JkKzMAzT5fs

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