Perseid Meteor Shower ~ Peaks 11-13 August 2020 ~ The Biggie!

Perseid Meteor Shower ~ Peaks 11-13 August 2020 ~ The Biggie!

The Perseid Meteor Shower is my absolute favourite! The peak happens annually in August every year, which reminds me of many nights spent wrapped up in the dark, sipping hot chocolate around a fire pit with good friends and watching our beautiful sky. Please note, every year, I've seen a few social media articles and links being bandied around … [Read more...]

Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower ~ Peaking Late July 2020

Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower ~ Peaking Late July 2020

The next meteor shower to bathe Earth is the Delta Aquarids. This shower can be better seen in the Southern Hemisphere rather than the North, but they are visible Worldwide and we should see a good blast of 15-20 decent sized meteors per hour. These meteors tend to be larger and slower moving than those we regularly see. If you'd like to try and … [Read more...]

Spectacular Geminid Meteor Shower ~ 13-14 December 2018

Spectacular Geminid Meteor Shower ~ 13-14 December 2018

The Geminid meteor shower is one of the finest annual meteors showers visible in either the Northern or the Southern Hemisphere. It radiates out from the constellation of Gemini, which can be seen on the below picture. Find Orion's Belt in the sky with three stars in a row and look directly above it.  This year, regardless of where in the world you … [Read more...]