Spectators can expect to see between 10-15 Perseids per hour or maybe slightly more at the peak
Space rock could be making its way through the Earth’s atmosphere more than we realise
Get ready for the first meteor shower of 2018!
The most reliable meteor shower of the year peaks on the night of 12-13 August. Astronomer Ninian Boyle shows you how to shoot it
Courtesy of Slooh, you can observe the event from the comfort of your own home
The Lyrids reach their peak tonight, observe them from the comfort of your own armchair – whether you’re clouded out or not!
The meteor shower reaches its peak tonight and is set to dazzle
We’ve looked ahead to give you our pick of the top stargazing sights gracing our skies over the next few months.