Stargazing: Night of the Shooting Stars

So we will see the night's sky light up with this rare form of meteor shower! Supposedly it 's going to look like a group of shooting stars.

Perhaps the most dramatic sky event in 2014 could come at the start of the Memorial Day weekend. In the predawn hours of Saturday, May 24, our planet is expected to sweep through a great number of dusty trails left behind in space by the small comet P/209 LINEAR.

This unusual cosmic interaction might possibly result in an amazing, albeit brief display of meteors — popularly known as "shooting stars" — perhaps numbering in the many dozens …or even hundreds per hour. Nobody knows exactly how many meteors will be seen, but several meteor scientists believe that because the particles will be unusually large, the meteors will be outstandingly bright.

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  • David

    Sounds like a wonderful event. So sorry I cannot join you, as I have theater tickets that night. But I will be with you in energy and spirit.

    May 18, 2014

    • Ekat

      Thank you David. The stars are with you in more ways than one ;)

      1 · May 19, 2014

  • Moira I.

    Ellen won't be able to go either...

    May 13, 2014

    • Ekat

      Ellen's there in spirit =)

      1 · May 14, 2014

    • Ellen

      DEFINITELY! I'll have to check out the stars while I'm out of town and will definitely be thinking of all of you! <3

      May 15, 2014

  • Ellen

    I'll be up in Big Bear that night, otherwise I would definitely be there! This is such a great idea, let's do it again. I saw so many shooting stars at the last event I went to, I can't imagine how many great things I would see with all of your collective energies!

    May 15, 2014

  • Zach

    Doh! I'll be in Colorado on the 24th!

    May 11, 2014

    • Ekat

      I feel like something spiritual will find you there ;) Colorado has some great vortexes =)

      1 · May 14, 2014

  • Teresa

    Bummer I can't make it ill be out of town :(

    April 30, 2014

    • Teresa

      I should be back the following week.

      1 · May 5, 2014

    • Ekat

      Hey Teresa =) I've adjusted the dates so more people can go =) I can't wait to see your transformation once you come back from your trip! Does Elyana want to come out as well? I love you & have an awesome trip =)

      May 14, 2014

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