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Old 08-10-2007, 12:01 PM   #1
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Meteor showers.

Perseid meteor showers in a couple of days if anyone is interested.

http://www.space.com/spacewatch/0707...d_meteors.html

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Old 08-10-2007, 12:04 PM   #2
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i hope its not cloudy!!!!!

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Old 08-10-2007, 12:14 PM   #3
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yeah, I missed them last year. We need to take a trip in the jeep up to Roanoke or something.
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Will I be able to see it from El Paso?
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Yep should be able to, There are 2 annual showers a year and this one is suppose to be awesome. Nasa.com should have some stuff on it also.
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Old 08-10-2007, 08:14 PM   #6
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Will I be able to see it from El Paso?
No, NASA blacked them out in Texas.
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Isn't there too much dust, in El Paso, to see the stars?........
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Heard on the radio this morning one of the meteors actually was pretty large and made it to the ground. The people that called it in on the show were thinking it hit somewhere around Sacramento.
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Old 08-11-2007, 01:44 PM   #10
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I've got a nice place to sit and watch it tomorrow night.
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im outside now watching them i think the bright computer screen is kinda ruining my eyes though i can barely see any stars, nvm a meteor shower

i guess ill have to give up the comp for a while to watch them

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