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Meteor Shower

Viewer Paris Souza captured this image of Wednesday's meteor (Paris Souza)

Car-Sized Meteor Breaks Up Over Bay Area Skies

A large meteor streaked across the night sky Wednesday night and was seen and heard throughout the Bay Area.


Orionids Meteor Shower. (NASA )

Meteor Shower Lights Up Bay Area Skies

A meteor shower spawned by history’s most famous comet lit up skies above the Bay Area on Wednesday night, and experts at NASA and the National Weather Service said more would appear with increasing frequency through this weekend.


Night Sky Starry

Meteor Shower Startles Sierra Nevada Residents

Thousands of Sierra Nevada residents said they heard a loud boom on Sunday morning and many experts believe it was caused by a passing meteor shower.