Posts Tagged ‘shower’

Leonid meteor shower light up night sky with spectacular shooting stars

The Leonid is expected to be best visible in the early hours of the morning on Monday, between 2am and 4am. This Sunday, there was no need for telescopes as the shower was perfectly visible to the naked eye – granted clouds stay away, that is. The Leonid meteor shower is named after the constellation Leo […]

Stargazers set for spectacular OUTBURST Draconid meteor shower

The dazzling light show will set skies ablaze from Sunday until Thursday, peaking on Tuesday when hundreds of meteors are set to rain from the sky. The shower occurs when the Earth flies through the debris field that’s left in the wake of Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner. The meteors appear to emerge from a point near the […]

‘We’ve never seen her,’ say relatives of Lod girl, 5, found tied to shower

The 5-year-old girl found tied to a shower door on Monday in the central Israeli city of Lod was never entered into the national population registry, a police spokesperson told the Lod Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. More details emerged about the case a day after police broke down the door to an apartment where the […]