Science @ NASA Feature Stories Podcast

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The annual Geminid meteor shower peaks this year on Dec. 13th and 14th. Researchers don't fully understand the Geminids, and new measurements make it more mysterious than ever. Please vote for this podcast at PodcastAlley! Get this podcast story.


Tags: natural sciences, science & medicine, moon, mars, perseid, space, hurricane, antimatter, station, meteor, jupiter, saturn, satellite, spitzer, leonid, venus, astronomy, lightening, hubble, science, eclipse, nasa, chandra, earth

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