• Leonids meteor shower Nov 17, 2021

    Leonid Meteor Shower Peaked Last Night

    The Leonid meteor shower peaks last night in the eastern sky. You’ll just need dark skies so leave the telescopes and binoculars at home. Hannah Marye, an astronomy instructor at Talcott Mountain Science Center in Avon, said the Leonids is named after the constellation Leo, where meteors appear to emerge from. “That happens because the earth is actually passing...

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