GEMINIDS: Earth is entering a stream of debris from "rock comet" 3200
Phaethon, source of the annual Geminid meteor shower. The shower is not
expected to peak until Dec. 14th, but NASA meteor cameras are detecting
Geminid fireballs over the USA two weeks early. Visit
http://spaceweather.com for images and updates.
AURORA WATCH: A
high-speed solar wind stream is buffeting Earth's magnetic field on Dec.
1-2. High-latitude sky watchers, especially those around the Arctic
Circle, should be alert for auroras in the nights ahead. Geomagnetic
storm alerts are available from http://spaceweathertext.com (text) and