Orionid Meteor Shower Set to Peak This Weekend

Cosmic litter from Halley's Comet is set to pepper the night sky in a meteor shower before dawn.

October 18, 2013
1:30 PM EDT
Astrophotographer Jason Hullinger took this long exposure of star trails and Orionid meteors Red Canyon State Park, Calif. near Mojave/California City on Oct. 21. 2012. | Jason Hullinger