The Perseid meteor showers will peak tonight. Best to watch in person, of course, but if cloudy you can watch them via the web:
/-- Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend: How to Watch Online - Space.com
/-- NASA Chat: Stay 'Up All Night' to Watch the Perseids! - NASA On the night of Aug. 11-12, astronomer Bill Cooke and his team from the Meteoroid Environment Office at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center will answer your questions about the 2012 Perseid meteor shower via an "Up All Night" live chat. To join the chat, simply return to this page and log in. The chat experts will be available to answer questions between the hours of 11 p.m. - 3 a.m. EDT, beginning the evening of Aug. 11 and continuing into the morning of Aug. 12.