Active Junky, which is also the sister site of Space.com, has provided a list of the nation's top cities, and the best places they can go to watch the meteor show. Just make sure you have a clear view of a large swathe of the sky and be patient.
Meteor showers are typically visible with the naked eye, and so no special equipment is needed (Photo: Shutterstock)How regular will the meteors be?
The Perseid shower is named after the constellation of Perseus. If you can't escape the city, try a golf course or a park.
Meteors are bright streaks of light, which can shoot across the sky so fast they are seen in the blink of an eye.
The Perseids happen each year as Earth passes through the trail of dust left behind by the comet Swift-Tuttle, which makes a full orbit of the sun every 133 years.
Earthsky's Bruce McClure said "it should be an awesome year to watch the Perseids!" The best Perseid performance we know of occurred in 1993, when the peak rate topped 300 meteors per hour, Cooke said. The Slooh observatory will host a livestream of the shower starting at 5 p.m. ET on Sunday.
Chelsea FC will get their Premier League campaign under way with a clash against Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Chelsea have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao .
Many are tipping Liverpool to be their closest challengers this season, after a a £123.6m spending spree this summer. The Portuguese wants two more deals to be wrapped up before tomorrow's deadline, but only expects one to go through.
The par-3 sixth is Bellerive's shortest hole at 213 yards, and with little room for error, can be one of its most hard . So things are going to be different from day to day, and it's just about managing it. "I disappoint a lot of people".
The changes also allow high school athletes more time and latitude in committing to a college basketball team. The new rules also allow for heavier punishments, like longer head coach suspensions and stronger fines.
Gates also said he may have submitted personal expenses for reimbursement by Trump's inaugural committee, which he helped operate. She said she had identified 31 accounts located in Cyprus, the Grenadines and the United Kingdom belonging to Manafort.
Beijing is expected to hit $16 billion worth of USA goods with equal tariffs in response to Tuesday's move. The plan will impose a 25 percent tax on an additional $16 billion in Chinese goods starting August 23.
The Android 9 Pie release is the proof in the proverbial pudding that Android as an operating system has hit its stride. It seems the Pixel 3 will have the same problem, according to a bunch of early photos published by Mobiltelefon.ru .
On the front of the device is a 20MP selfie snapper with AI-powered Beautify 4.0, HDR, and Portrait Mode features. Sensors on the handset include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor.
The latest charge comes after the US said it would implement another round of tariffs on $16 billion worth of Chinese goods. China's surplus with the United States shrank marginally to $28.09 billion last month from a record $28.97 billion in June.
Indonesia hit with another earthquake, causing buildings to fall
Emergency workers are continuing to dig through rubble and are gradually starting to reach more remote areas of the large island. A field hospital has also been established near an evacuation centre catering to more than 500 people in the village of Tanjung.
PUBG Corp. Reveal ‘Fix PUBG’ Campaign
Squashing bugs will no doubt help too, so we'll have to just hope that things are going to get better in due course. Simply put, the game still has many unresolved issues.The bottom line is, you're the reason for our success .
Logano wins third Xfinity race in four years
Kyle Busch finished third, 20 seconds behind, followed by Daniel Suarez and Erik Jones, a triumvirate of Joe Gibbs Racing Toyotas. NASCAR returns to the Irish Hills of Michigan next weekend for the Consumer's Energy 400, at Michigan International Speedway.
Putin makes Hollywood star special US-Russia envoy
Russian Federation has appointed action movie star Steven Seagal as a special envoy for humanitarian ties with the United States. Seagal's familiy is originally from Russia, but other celebrities have been granted Russian citizenship for various reasons.
Samsung Debuts 4TB Mobile Storage Options
Samsung today announces a more affordable variant to its $1,499 4TB solid state drives , presenting the 4TB QLC SSDs. Samsung claims its drive will be the "industry's first 4-bit consumer SSD ", but we'll have to see about that.