The Perseids are the result of debris being released from the comet 109P/Swift-Tuttle as it speeds past the Earth in its orbit around the sun.
When exactly plate tectonics emerged and how it has evolved through time are two of the most significant and hotly debated questions in Earth sciences today.
NASA officials have said that the plane was flying as part of a mission to study the effects of fire smoke on air quality.
"We were told that the tree was smoldering when they responded and his chair was on fire," the victim's fiancee said.
The parrot may have grown to just over 1 meter (3.3 feet) in height and weighed around 15 pounds, according to researchers.
Hanna Thompson and Metta Siebert, both 35, are what's known as identical "mirror image" twins.
The material is considered to be two-dimensional because all of the atoms—which are laid out in two layers, one on top of the other—are surface atoms.
"We got out of bed and came over here, and the toilet was laying on the floor," said MaryLou Ward.
The latest incident follows a series of shark attacks in the Sunshine State over the past few days.
New Smyrna Beach on the state's central east coast is considered to be the shark attack capital of the world, according to the International Shark Attack File.
"This is the earliest date that large numbers of walruses have been confirmed on shore at Point Lay," said Andrea Medeiros, a spokeswoman for the the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Blacktip sharks can grow up to eight feet long and nearly 300 pounds in weight.
Researchers say they were stunned by the close encounter.
"I felt a horrible coldness in the air as if I was being hunted by a dangerous predator, but in this nightmare, the predator was Brian," the wife said in court.
The exoplanet, dubbed WASP-121b, is located around 900 light-years from Earth.
One eyewitness captured a video of the creature as it swam between Wiggins Pass and Bay Colony.
Russia has declared a state of emergency in several Siberian regions in response to the wildfires, which are burning an area of around 2.7 million hectares.
The invasion of insects in the state follows similar events in Las Vegas, Nevada and southern Idaho over recent weeks.
The space rock will come within around 4.6 million miles of our planet, traveling at speeds of 10,400 miles per hour.
"I apologize to Chester Hollman. I apologize because he was failed, and in failing him, we failed the victim, and we failed the community of the city of Philadelphia," said Assistant District Attorney Patricia Cummings.
Lake Baikal—located in a mountainous region of southern Siberia, north of the Mongolian border—was formed between 30 and 25 million years ago and has a maximum depth of 5,387 feet.
The researchers utilized special electric signals generated by eye movements to control and change the focal length of the soft lens.
Experts say that the insects were likely attracted to the city due to abnormally wet conditions.
Report from World Animal Protection reveals cruel practices at aquariums and zoos around the world.
The three planets are among the smallest and closest exoplanets found to date, according to astronomers.
Meteor showers are celestial events in which several shooting stars can be seen in the night sky, appearing to originate from a single point.
The prize is the largest payout to a single player in the history of esports.
"This has been one of the rare opportunities when the signs of aging could be directly observed in a star over human timescales," Meridith Joyce said.