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First artificial meteor shower might outshine natural ‘shooting stars’

by Eric Mack, c|net

The sky gets lit! Japanese company Astro Live Experiences is sending a satellite to orbit capable of creating a phenomenal light show.

Meteor showers produce some of the most exciting nights of the year for dedicated skywatchers, but often they’re unpredictable —  and the weather doesn’t always cooperate either. A Japanese company thinks it has the solution: its satellite equipped to produce humanity’s first-ever artificial meteor shower heads to orbit this week.

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