Keep your eyes cast skywards during the mornings of 11th - 14th August as it's time once again for the Perseid meteor shower!
"The peak of activity - when you might expect to see 20-30 meteors an hour is predicted to be between 00:30 and 03:00 BST on the morning of the 13th."
Read more about this fascinating phenomenon **here**
As some slightly 'better' weather has been predicted for the next few days and the waning Lady Moon we may get a decent view!
It's a busy old sky this month! On 31st August - we'll have a "Blue Moon". A "blue" moon happens when there are two full moons occurring within a calendar month - although it's 'blue' in name only!
Ooh I say - I had a bit of Sir Patrick Moore moment then didn't I?!
And ask me to say "fascinating phenomenon" again on Friday evening after a couple of glasses of the pink stuff!
I'm off for a lie down!
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