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The best meteor shower of the year may be the Perseids, named that way since they appear to originate from the constellation Perseus in the sky.Mars missions, a super-powered telescope, and more exciting 2021 space events|Paola Rosa-Aquino|January 7, 2021|Popular Science
Astronomers first linked a meteor shower to a comet in 1866.
Astronomers later matched most major meteor showers with one comet or another.
Most meteor showers occur when Earth slams into debris left behind by a comet.
If there’s a clear sky on Sunday, December 13, odds are good for spotting the spectacular meteor shower known as the Geminids.
“Wait…” Suddenly a huge, graceful black marlin leaps out of the water, sending a shower of water ten feet high.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I was so relieved, until I thought about my dirty pantyhose hanging on the shower at home.
His explanation only diminishes the irresistible excitement we feel while watching Tony Perkins peer at Janet Leigh in her shower.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One measly year later, Pam woke to find a naked Ewing grinning at her in the shower.
They go into the bathroom, and he asks her to sit by him in the shower.
First a shower of shells dropping all along the lower ridges and out over the surface of the Bay.
The eye admireth at the beauty of the whiteness thereof, and the heart is astonished at the shower thereof.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Then a shower of dirt flew into their faces and both Jolly Robin and his wife tumbled over backward.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
Sick, trembling, her beautiful face humble and tearful enough now, she bent it on his shoulder in a shower of bitter tears.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
The shells came from Asia and Achi Baba:—in a fiery shower, they fell upon the lines of our front trenches.