Aug. 08, 2014

Build Your Own Radio Telescope to Listen to Meteors

by Nicole Gugliucci

Even if it's cloudy or you can't get outside at night, you can still listen to the Perseid meteor shower using a simple FM radio setup or by building a radio telescope at home.

meteor shower, meteors, perseids, radio, radio telescope, satellite, diy, astronomy

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