Live: Spectacular Perseids meteor shower in Alabama

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#Live: Spectacular Perseids meteor shower, live from Alabama. The Perseid shower occurs every year in August, and this year, it’s expected to be especially impressive, an “outburst” with an unusually high number of meteors.
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It’s time for the annual Perseid meteor shower! Here’s what causes the light show each year and why this year’s shower will be more plentiful than most. If you can’t see the shower where you live, check out NASA’s Ustream of the event: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasa-msfc.

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