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Everything you need to know: Perseid meteor shower

A great guide to catching the Perseid meteor shower including where to look, the source of the meteors and why it's called the Perseids.

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Infrasound meteor detection

A page discussing the use of infrasound to detect meteors that enter the earth's atmosphere.

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American Meteor Society

A good site with a wealth of information on comets and meteor showers provided by the American Meteor Society.

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20 Things You Didn't Know About... Meteors

Some interesting facts about meteors.

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What are meteors?

A short description of what are meteors.

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Listen Up! Infrasound is Talking

An interesting article about how infrasound is being used to detect tornadoes, erupting volcanoes and meteors.

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Comets, Quasars, Meteors

Frequently Asked Questions about Comets answered by astronomer Dr. Cathy Imhoff of the Space Telescope Science Institute.

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Explaining meteors: are we in danger?

Just how much danger are we in from meteorites?

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Infographic: What’s the Difference Between a Comet, Asteroid and Meteor?

The difference between a comet, asteroid and meteorite neatly explained in this infographic.

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