The 2006 Perseid Meteor shower is here!

I just spent a pleasant hour outside watching a few beautiful meteors. Two long, slow ones with golden sparkly trails, and one faster blue/white one without a trail Read Sky and Telescope’s Guide to The Perseids! Here’s Astronomy Magazine’s coverage, this from New Scientist, from Space.About.com… and, of course, NASA.

To quote Jack Horkheimer, “Keep looking up!”

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