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Where do Meteor Showers come from?

“Men of genius are often dull and inert in society; as the blazing meteor, when it descends to earth, is only a stone.” -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Once a year, in mid-August, the Perseid Meteor Shower comes to town. If you’re going to see just one meteor shower a year, make it this one. Some years,…