Selected Internet Resources - Meteor Showers
Science Reference Section
Science, Technology, and Business Division
Library of Congress
The American Meteor Society (AMS)
Non-profit scientific organization which encourages and supports
Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers (A.L.P.O.): Meteors
Includes an annual forecast of highlights and detailed listings.
Comets and Meteor Showers
Compiled by Gary W. Kronk, and sponsored by the American Meteor
International Meteor Organization (IMO)
The IMO aims to encourage, support and coordinate meteor observing
Includes an email list and forum dedicated to meteor astronomy.
Meteors: a Primer
From Sky & Telescope Magazine.
North American Meteor Network (NAMN)
An informal group, with no membership fees or dues required. Primarily
devoted to education and outreach programs, but NAMN also collects
meteor and fireball observations.
StarDate Online: Meteor Showers and Viewing Tips
From the University of Texas McDonald Observatory.
meteor shower. Photo courtesy of
Meteorite found near Odessa, TX. Texas
Memorial Museum, University of TX.