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Artificial shooting stars

Once in a while a person can get lucky and catch shooting stars make a spectacular sight in the night sky. Legend has it that wishing upon a shooting star makes the wish come true.

According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration, the Eta Aquarid meteor shower is the first of two showers that occur each year as a result of the Earth’s passing close to the orbit of Halley’s Comet twice a year.

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