Meteor shower

The Perseid meteor showers will peak Wednesday and Thursday night (WBZ)

Perseid Meteor Shower Could Be Best Show In Years

Everything you need to know about the Perseid meteor shower.


Comet 209P/LINEAR may still be faint but it’s a beautiful object in this time exposure by Austrian astrophotographer Michael Jaeger.

A Meteor Shower No One Alive Has Seen Before

It could be one for the ages for those lucky enough to enjoy clear skies.



Meteor Shower Peaks Pre-Dawn Tuesday

The Eta Aquarid meteor shower is the first of two meteor showers that occur each year as a result of Earth passing through dust released by Halley’s Comet (perhaps the most infamous!).  When these particles […]


(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Perseid Meteor Shower To Peak Sunday Night

Night-owls and early morning risers may catch a glimpse of the Perseid meteor shower set to peak Sunday night into Monday morning.


Joe Joyce WBZ-TV Meteorologist

Weekend Weather This & Thats

High Pressure shifts off shore Saturday with light, but warmer winds. Highs in the mid-80’s inland, 70’s and Lwr 80’s at the beaches with sunshine and high clouds. Dewpoints in 50’s so still comfortable