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Star Date Online - Meteors

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What are meteor showers? What are shooting stars? How can I best view a meteor shower? How do I know the sky is dark enough to see meteors? What should I pack for meteor watching?  Star Date has the explanations to these questions and many more resources to make learning about meteors interesting and fun!  There's a link for stargazing, an astro guide, lessons/activities, a media center and even an online store!   Learn about moon phases and constellations.  There's even a beginner's guide to get you started!