How To Make A Meteor Shower

 
Published on April 26, 2016
Channel: Scishow Space
Category: Education
Source: Youtube

Learn about how one Japanese startup wants to offer meteor showers on demand, and how this will affect our scientific study of the mesosphere. Host: Reid Reimers ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Coda Buchanan, Lucy McGlasson, Accalia Elementia, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Saul, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Christopher Collins, Thomas J., charles george, Andreas Heydeck, Patrick D. Ashmore, Justin Lentz, Will and Sonja Marple, Ed Shelley, Chris Peters, Tim Curwick, Philippe von Bergen, Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0094576516000060 http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/science/atmosphere-layers2.html http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/science/mos-upper-atmosphere.html http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2015-06/26/artificial-shooting-stars http://www.space.com/29849-on-demand-meteror-showers-ale.html http://phys.org/news/2015-06-star-japan-man-made-meteors.html http://www.cnet.com/news/man-made-meteor-showers-ale-star-tokyo-2020-olympic-games-tomorrow-daily-228/ http://scied.ucar.edu/shortcontent/mesosphere-overview http://www.aeronomie.be/en/topics/earthsystem/meso2.en.pdf http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/1999GL003618/pdf http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364682613001727 http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=18835 http://www.britastro.org/radio/projects/Detection_of_meteors_by_RADAR.pdf http://leonid.arc.nasa.gov/meteor.html