BY AMY SAYLE
Credit: NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio
1. Why isn’t Morehead holding a skywatching session for the Geminid meteor shower this year?
Blame the moon.
In 2016, the peak night of the Geminids (the night of Dec. 13-14) coincides with the full moon. That means bright moonlight will obscure most of those beautiful streaks of light that you would otherwise see.