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Perseid meteor shower

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Heads Up! It's a Meteor Shower Handout

November and December bring many beautiful meteor showers to light up our cold skies. This handout gives out some vital information about meteors and when to spot them, and is appropriate for for all audiences.

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December 20, 2014

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The Night Sky Network is a nationwide coalition of amateur astronomy clubs bringing the science, technology, and inspiration of NASA's missions to the general public. We share our time and telescopes to provide you with unique astronomy experiences at science museums, observatories, classrooms, and under the real night sky.

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