Media Coverage of the Leonids Meteor Shower

Last night, the PAGASA SunDeck Observatory was jam-packed with spectators, astronomy enthusiasts,  and media. You could actually feel the crowd’s excitement for the Leonids celestial show.

On the other hand, I just hope the media will be more aware of  light pollution and its effect on astronomical observations.


ABS-CBN News – Bandila: Meteor Shower to Brighten Night Sky

GMA News – Saksi: Leonids Meteor Shower Sky Show Tonight ’til Dawn



~ by Stella's Gaze on November 18, 2009.

One Response to “Media Coverage of the Leonids Meteor Shower”

  1. The problem with media coverage is that there are too many people around taking pictures with flash and of course TV cameras with their very bright lights destroying night vision. Hay.

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