The Perseid meteor shower peaks in mid-August every year, and is usually the best display of numerous meteors. What is a meteor, and what causes these periodic showers to occur every year? And what does this all have to do with Saint Lawrence? Join St. Lawrence University astronomer Jeffrey Miller to learn everything you wanted to know about meteor showers. Free and open to the public.
Friday, August 10, 7:00 pm at Tupper Lake High School, 25 Chaney Avenue, Tupper Lake (map).
Jeffrey Miller is an astronomer at St. Lawrence University, Canton NY, and a trustee of the Adirondack Public Observatory.