Space and Earth Science News… Sci and Space Tech Astronomy August 12, 2022 Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight The Perseids are a prolific meteor shower associated with the comet Swift–Tuttle. The meteors are called the Perseids because the point from which they appear to hail (called the radiant) lies in the constellation Perseus. The peak of the shower starts tonight and after midnight will go … Continue reading Science