Perseid Meteor Shower

Perseid meteors this weekend predicted to be 'the best shower of 2018'

Perseid meteors this weekend predicted to be 'the best shower of 2018'

Here is one show that will light up the sky this weekend.

The much-anticipated Perseid meteor shower is coming back and can be viewed Saturday through Monday, according to Space.com.

The celestial show peaks each August when Earth passes through the debris trails of the comet Swift-Tuttle which passes near Earth every 133 years on its trip around the sun.

This year’s meteor viewing arrives with a good forecast.

“The moon is very favorable for the Perseids this year, and that'll make the Perseids probably the best shower of 2018 for people who want to go out and view it,” NASA meteor expert Bill Cooke told Space.com. He added that the moon “will be a thin...

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