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Stargazers in the northern hemisphere enjoyed the oldest meteor shower known to Earth in August 2015. The annual Perseid shower occurs when pieces of comet Swift-Tuttle hit Earth's atmosphere at more than 133,000 mph and burn up. Here are some stunning images of the 2015 Perseid meteor shower.

Stargazers in the northern hemisphere enjoyed the oldest meteor shower known to Earth in August 2015. The annual Perseid shower occurs when pieces of comet Swift-Tuttle hit Earth's atmosphere at more than 133,000 mph and burn up. Here are some stunning images of the 2015 Perseid meteor shower.

Hosted by imgur.com ~ A meteor shower in the night sky over Denver, Colorado.

Hosted by imgur.com ~ A meteor shower in the night sky over Denver, Colorado.

~~Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A (NASA, Chandra) ~ for the first time, a multiwavelength three-dimensional (3-D) reconstruction of a supernova remnant has been created. This stunning visualization of Cassiopeia A (Cas A), the result of an explosion approximately 330 years ago by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center~~

~~Supernova Remnant Cassiopeia A (NASA, Chandra) ~ for the first time, a multiwavelength three-dimensional (3-D) reconstruction of a supernova remnant has been created. This stunning visualization of Cassiopeia A (Cas A), the result of an explosion approximately 330 years ago by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center~~

Giant solar flare! NASA photostream on flickr (http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/8981215442/)

Giant solar flare! NASA photostream on flickr (http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/8981215442/)

X4 Flare was no Shrimp  An active region at the edge of the Sun blew out an X4 flare (one of the largest of the solar cycle) and a coronal m...

X4 Flare was no Shrimp An active region at the edge of the Sun blew out an X4 flare (one of the largest of the solar cycle) and a coronal m...

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