Rocher Percé, Canada

Percé Rock, Canada

The Percé Rock (Rocher Percé in French) was named Percé (“pierced rock”) by Samuel de Champlain when he discovered it in 1607, in reference to the holes he had seen in the […]

Meteor shower from space

Meteor shower from space

Every January, bits of asteroid 2003 EH1 cross paths with Earth’s orbit to create a beautiful annual meteor shower: the Quadrantids. As the fragments collide with our atmosphere, they disintegrate […]