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The ‘Lyrid Meteor Shower’ in April Will Be the Most Spectacular Display of Shooting Stars This Year

The ‘Lyrid Meteor Shower’ in April Will Be the Most Spectacular Display of Shooting Stars This Year

BY LOUISE BEVAN The Lyrid meteor shower has rained down on the night skies every April for 2,700 years. Best viewed just before dawn, the shower is back for its latest show in late April 2020; here’s how skywatchers in both hemispheres can catch one of the most extraordinary cosmic spectacles of the year from the comfort of home. In 2020, […]