Early Birds catch the Leonids
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Right: A Leonid fireball photographed by Schindler Leung in Hong Kong at 1900 UT, 16 November 1998. The Leonids peak, about 6 hrs after this photograph was taken, was preceded by a flurry of activity rich in bright meteors and fireballs, some brighter than -10 magnitudes.
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Leonids Live! - images and video from the 1998 Leonid meteor storm
Meteor counts - submit your own meteor counts to NASA!
1998 Leonids Data Bank -- a useful summary of Leonids information from NASA Ames.
The November Leonids: Will they Roar? -- Predictions from JPL
Eyewitness accounts of the 1966 storm -- an Ames Research Center Archive
NASA's Office of Space Science - press releases and other news related to NASA and astrophysics
Great Expectations: the 1998 Leonids Meteor Shower -- the basics of the Leonid meteors. Includes eyewitness accounts from the great 1966 storm and observing hints for 1998.
Halley's comet returns in bits and pieces -- story posted Oct 20 on the Orionid meteor shower
Giacobinids dazzle observers
Tune-up for the Leonids - story posted Oct 7, discusses the astronomy of the Giacobinids
The Leonids -- from Gary Kronk Meteors and Comets web site
International Meteor Organization
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