The Perseids, the most-watched meteor shower of the year, are happening right
As our planet spins through the tail of the Swift-Tuttle comet,
tiny grain-of-rice-size bits of debris smack into our atmosphere
and burn up, sizzling through the sky like shooting stars.
Forecasters are predicting a Perseid outburst this year with
double normal rates on the night of Aug. 11-12, Bill Cooke with