Watch for ‘cosmic dust bunnies’ in the sky: Planetarium

If you were looking at the sky around 2 a.m. Tuesday, you may have caught a glimpse of the Perseid meteor shower.If, like most people, you missed it, don’t worry — the Manitoba Museum’s Planetarium manager says you’ll still be able to see meteors for the next few days.“It’s an annual event every year around August 12 or so,” the museum’s Scott Young told 680 CJOB.“Basically the Earth goes through a big cloud of dust in space. You know the dust bunnies that sometimes hide under your couch? There’s things like that in space as well that are left behind by comets that go around the sun.”READ MORE: Canadians invited to name star and exoplanet through national contestView link »