On the nights of August 12 and August 13, Cooke says stargazers all over the Northern Hemisphere should be able to see about 60 to 70 meteors streaking across the night skies - a dip from 2016, which saw more than twice as many meteors per hour, but a bump up from last year's 40 or 50, and still plenty vivid.
Unlike most meteor showers, the Perseids have a very broad peak, lasting until 4 a.m. ET on August 12. The shower is caused by the Earth's atmosphere running into the comet debris left behind by the comet Swift-Tuttle, happening every August.
Bjorn wants to 'see something' from Garcia before Ryder Cup
Tiger Woods used to be an intimidating presence at the Ryder Cup - to his own team mates, captain Jim Furyk said on Wednesday. It was just a reality that his status as one of the greatest golfers ensured a hoopla of distractions wherever he went.
The Perseid meteor shower will peak during the overnight hours between August 11 and August 12, according to Forbes. You can expect 60 to 70 meteors per hour during the hour. However, the meteors can appear anywhere in the sky. For better viewing experience, NASA recommends looking towards the sky from dark areas like suburbs or the countryside. No equipment is necessary. And this coming week we'll see what many astronomers consider the very best of all meteor showers - the Perseids. But more importantly, unlike the last few years, this year's Perseids happen during a new moon. However this year should be an nearly moonless night, making it one of the best meteor showers of the year.
If you are a star gazer, you need to be ready for a show this upcoming weekend!
Sherwood said no witnesses have come forward saying they saw Clark start the fire, but the area of origin is around his residence. A firefighter keeps watch Thursday on the Holy Fire, which has ravaged the Cleveland National Forest in Lake Elsinore, Calif.
Featuring Gal Gadot as the voice of Shank, Ralph Breaks the Internet opens in USA theaters on November 21, 2018 . Gadot also posted a short video of her character, Shank, as she encounters Ralph and Vanellope during the movie.
Turkey's currency fell Friday after its economy was rattled by the United States' move to slap the country with more tariffs . He claims higher rates lead to higher inflation - the opposite of what standard economic theory says.
Charlie Nicholas has ruled out Jose Mourinho lasting the season at Manchester United . " Pogba was a monster", said Mourinho . I know it's a great cup, it will stay in my mind, but I want to win all the trophies.
Pence portrayed the change as a response to foes' potential aggression rather than any offensive U.S. military effort. Mr Pence offered while space was once a peaceful and uncharted territory, it was now crowded and adversarial.
Mr Kennedy Jr, the son of the late United States senator, said: "I think the verdict is going to trigger a cascade of new cases". In one instance a hose broke and the weed killer soaked his entire body.
United were interested in signing Raphael Varane of Real Madrid and were looking to splash over £100m for the World Cup victor . It was nearly as if they were saying "look this is Old Trafford , and we are United - this is how we play".
No special equipment is needed, but if you want the best view, it helps to be as far from artificial light as possible. The photographs show the meteors leaving a stream of bright lights in their wake as they break through the atmosphere.
It is the first time a whole Test match day has been lost to the weather at the home of cricket since May 2001, against Pakistan. While left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav and Ravichandran Ashwin may play a key role to trap Englishmen.
The problem the club's fans have with this move, however, is that it means they will no longer hold any shares. It added: "The AST is also extremely concerned to note that this purchase is being funded by a loan".
The Leamington branch of the ailing company is one of 31 of its 59 stores earmarked for closure under the previous owners. Mr Lim at Retail Economics said it's likely that Mr Ashley will rebrand some House of Fraser sites as Sports Direct.
Two Palestinians Dead in Gaza Riots
The Israeli army said a grenade was thrown at troops guarding the border with northern Gaza without causing any casualties. Israel and Hamas have come close to serious conflict in recent weeks after four months of violence along Gaza's border.
Hurricane Hector weakens to category 3
As of the morning of August 9, Hector was moving to the southwest from Hilo to the West at a speed of 20 km per hour. Hector is moving west at 16mph, maximum sustained winds will reach near 125mph with higher gusts.
Chelsea duo leave on season-long loans
Zouma joined Chelsea from Saint-étienne in January 2014 and made 71 appearances for the Blues first team. He scored nine goals in 14 games across all competitions before injury ended his season.
Turkey currency crashes as Trump doubles metals tariffs
The views expressed in this article belong to the author and do not necessarily reflect the editorial policy of Middle East Eye. But experts argue that the central bank should instead raise interest rates to ease inflation and to support the currency.
Partial solar eclipse set to happen on August 11
What is a solar eclipse? You can see the viewing times for a few locations in Newfoundland and Quebec in the table below. Out of three solar eclipses that were scheduled to take place in 2018, this one will be the last one.