Israelis Get Starry-eyed Over Meteor Shower

City-dwellers went to the Negev, where the spectacular Perseid shower featured up to 100 meteors an hour.

The most spectacular meteor shower of the month is expected to be visible Monday night in Israel. From suitable viewing locations, the meteors should become clearly visible starting at about 10:30 P.M. and into the night early Tuesday until sunrise. Known as the Perseid meteor shower, at...