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Meteor Shower Set to Dazzle Planet Earth This Weekend

Step aside minuscule shooting star, the world is about to see a meteor shower this weekend!

It’s not as scary as it sounds; meteor showers happen pretty much everyday. You know that shooting star you see? That’s actually a meteor. But what we’re going to see this weekend is a meteor SHOWER called the Lyrids. About 20 shooting stars per hour are going to hit the earth's atmosphere, which should create a spectacular light show, according to Astronomy Magazine.

In case you’re curious as to why exactly this happens, and without this becoming overly complicated; basically when the earth passes through the dusty leftovers of comets that tried to form maybe hundreds of years ago, you get a shower of meteors.

To catch the show, make sure you stay up late in a place void of air pollution (as much as possible), and don’t take your eyes off the sky.


Todays Events
Aguizi & Fahim / Ouzo @ Cairo Jazz Club
Clubs
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club
Amro & The Big Bang Boogie @ The Tap Maadi
Clubs
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 2:00am
Venue: The Tap Maadi
Pole Camp @ Soma Bay
Workshop
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 12:00pm - 12:0am
Venue: Soma Bay
Vidaloca / Jimmy @ Exit
Parties
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 5:00am
Venue: Exit
Teddy @ The Tap East
Clubs
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 2:00am
Venue: The Tap East
Brunch W/ Raw Acoustic @ The Tap East
Clubs
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Venue: The Tap East
Egyptian Project ft. DAAS @ El Genina Theater
Concerts
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Venue: El Genina Theater
The Ultimate Road Trip By Gazef @ Egypt
Travel
Date: 7/21/2017
Time: 12:00pm - 12:0am
Venue: Egypt