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Time-Lapse Video of a Meteor Exploding During the 2013 Perseids Meteor Shower

Artist and photographer Michael Chung captured amazing footage of a meteor exploding while shooting a time-lapse video of the 2013 Perseids meteor shower in Victorville, California. Here’s th…

Time-Lapse Video of a Meteor Exploding During the 2013 Perseids Meteor Shower

2013 Perseids Meteor Shower: Meteor Explosion from Michael Chung. I got really lucky and captured what I believe to be a meteor explosion with a resulting, expanding shock wave or debris ring.

Name That Space Rock, A Handy Chart That Explains Meteors & More

'Name That Space Rock' Great infographic that clearly & concisely shows differences between a comet, asteroid, meteoroid, meteor & meteorite. (Credit and copyright: Tim Lillis) Mona Evans, "Meteor or Meteorite & Other Posers"

Incredible Time-Lapse Footage Shows a Meteor Hitting the Atmosphere and Exploding in the Night Sky Over South Dakota

Photographer Wes Eisenhauer captured some incredible time-lapse footage of a meteor hitting the atmosphere and exploding over the night sky of Custer, South Dakota on October 16, 2014. After the ex...

Time-Lapse Video of a Meteor Exploding During the 2013 Perseids Meteor Shower

Artist and photographer Michael Chung captured amazing footage of a meteor exploding while shooting a time-lapse video of the 2013 Perseids meteor shower in Victorville, California. Here’s th…

Timelapse of Cepheid variable star RS Puppis taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. Light echoes ripple through the surrounding nebula as the star pulses in a 41 day cycle. #animatedgif

Steve Lacy caught this beautiful fireball the night of the Camelopardalid meteor shower. Thank you, Steve.