Bright Meteors Will Streak Across The Virginia Sky In The Beloved Annual Perseid Meteor Shower In August
Attention, all star-gazers!
The annual Perseid Meteor Shower is happening in a matter of days and you’ll want to make your plans accordingly. For those who have never experienced this celestial event, the Perseid Meteor Shower is considered to be the most famous summer meteor shower. It’s an event where meteors, commonly known as shooting stars, light up the night sky in the most magical way. Here’s everything you need to know about this year’s event.
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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