NASA to Webcast meteor shower

Weather balloon with Web cam to film Perseid's firework display

Eclipse watchers who weren't blinded -- or half frozen to death -- by yesterday's solar event will have the chance to watch a meteoric firework display without having to wear those stupid cardboard-rimmed glasses. NASA is launching a weather balloon tomorrow complete with a Webcam so that stargazers can watch Perseid's meteors spark around the heavens. has teamed up with NASA to broadcast the event -- by all accounts it should be quite a show. ®

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