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Stop and stare at 7 years of blazing meteor showers condensed into 2 minutes

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May 28, 2014

Here's an awe-inspiring video by photographer Thomas O'Brien, who captured seven years of Perseid, Geminid and Leonid meteor showers, compressing them down into a two-minute display of nocturnal wonder.  Watching these star trails and cascading cosmic fragments swirl in space is a simple yet astounding reminder of the beauty to behold right over our heads.

Sit back and linger over this luminous lullaby in the sky ...

(Via io9)

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