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Video of Russian meteor explosion

Over at The Daily Grail, Greg posted several of the best videos documenting today's meteor explosion over Russia's central Ural Mountains that injured hundreds.

What a meteor looks like from space

Speaking of awesome space photos, check out this shot of a meteor, taken by NASA astronaut Ron Garan from a window on the International Space Station.

That meteor was part of the Perseid shower, which peaked on Saturday. Got any good meteor-watching stories or photos? Share them in the comments!

Via Discovery News and Joanne Manaster