Rhiannon Blaauw, of NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office, located at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., shares some tips and strategies to best view the Perseids meteor shower. McClatchy NASA
Rhiannon Blaauw, of NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office, located at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., shares some tips and strategies to best view the Perseids meteor shower. McClatchy NASA

Why this year’s Perseid meteor shower isn’t as brilliant

August 12, 2017 06:58 PM

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .