Science Leonid meteor shower late tonight: Stay up, bundle up, look up

The Leonid meteor shower peaks tonight in the first of what may be two viewing climaxes this year. The sky at 3 a.m. Eastern time will be moonless, as long as you can see it. Face east.

(AP Photo/Xinhua, Li Jundong)

Grab the chaise lounge, a thermos of hot chocolate, and a blanket or two – the Leonids are coming to a night sky near you tonight.