Amazing meteor shower in China – level 1
Every April, dust from a comet comes near earth. This is called a “meteor shower”. You can watch meteor showers. They are beautiful.
People watch the show in China. They film it, too. They see around 50 meteors per hour.
Difficult words: dust (small things made of dirt), comet (a rock that moves in space), earth (our planet).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you like to watch stars and meteor showers?
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