meteor shower

Shirakawa-go and Orionid meteor shower
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John McDevitt
October 19, 2019 - 1:30 pm
If weather conditions are right and you're away from city lights, you may be able to see the Orionid meteor shower Monday night into the wee hours of Tuesday morning.
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fireball
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Mike DeNardo
July 25, 2019 - 3:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — From Philadelphia to New England, people reported seeing a fireball in the sky Wednesday night. Doorbell and surveillance cameras captured the image of a possible meteor streaking through the sky around 11 p.m. Marty Mitchell from West Grove captured the image with...
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Winter solstice
Ben Woodgates/CNN
December 21, 2018 - 11:33 am
By Katia Hetter, Forrest Brown and Autumn Spanne (CNN) — For six months now, the days have grown shorter and the nights have grown longer in the Northern Hemisphere — but that's about to reverse itself. Winter solstice, the shortest day of 2018 , is Friday, December 21. The solstice this year will...
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