Sunday, August 12, 2018

Perseid Meteor Shower 2018

My husband, Carl, and I went out to the Witte Observatory on the evening and morning of August 11 / 12 for the Perseid Meteor Shower.  As Carl puts it ~ it definitely was not a "shower" =)

Stone-Kelley Dome and Milky Way

Camera point of view, Andromeda Galaxy is barely visible




Last photo of this session.  Check out how the dew has diminished the star brightness....

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I've lived in southeastern Iowa all of my life, now with my wonderful family ~ husband and 3 children. 

I've been teaching science now at the local community college for over 10 year now.  I teach both in the class room and online settings.  I have a passion for ALL PHYSICAL SCIENCE! 

Sometimes I both drift off to sleep and wake up thinking of science.  Science ROCKS ~ but even more so the Creator whose imagination thought up this wonderful universe we call home ROCKS EVEN MORE!  lol