Photos and Video of the Perseid Meteor Shower
The annual Perseid Meteor Shower was overhead Earth on August 11-12 and again the Perseids proved to be a spectacular show for stargazers.
This amazing photo was captured in Nevada
As many as 100 meteors blazed through the sky hourly last night. Here’s one from Nevada. Photo, via AP: pic.twitter.com/SKMiaPm4k6
— CBS This Morning (@CBSThisMorning) August 12, 2013
— The Telegraph (@Telegraph) August 12, 2013
Below is video from the shower:
A heartwarming story came out of Northern Lower Michigan this week involving a member of the US Marine Corps who was running a 5K race at the Venetian Festival in Charlevoix. Here’s the story from the ” Seal of Honor ” Facebook page: For the 5k at the Venetian Festival in Charlevoix, Lcpl Kerr opted to run the event wearing boots and utes and carrying a ruck sack.