Perseid http://wesa.fm en Meteor Shower To Shine On Sunday http://wesa.fm/post/meteor-shower-shine-sunday <p>The Perseid meteor showers have come and gone every year since 36 A.D., and this year’s summer spectacle is expected to be one for the ages.</p><p>According to NASA, the meteor shower will produce more bright lights and streaks than any other annual shower, earning it the name, “Fireball Champion.”</p><p>This year, the shower began July 17 and concludes Aug. 24.</p><p>While the skies are forecasted to be cloudy through Friday, this weekend is expected to be cloud free for optimum viewing, said Dan Malerbo, planetarium education coordinator at the Carnegie Science Center.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 19:30:39 +0000 Michael Lynch 14455 at http://wesa.fm