Some of the brightest and swiftest shooting stars will bedazzle the night sky this month. Orionid meteors will streak across the night sky as the shower is set to peak late this week, Friday and Saturday (Oct. 20-21) & will continue through early November too.
The Orionid meteors are special because they are pieces of Comet 1P/Halley, commonly referred to as Halley's Comet. This famous comet swings by Earth once every 75 to 76 years, so most people
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