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Spectacular Fireball Streaks Across Maine Sky

A meteor lit up the skies over Portland, Maine, early Tuesday morning in something that looked straight out of a science fiction movie. The fireball was captured by a dashboard camera mounted on a Portland Police Department car. Several other views of the fireball were posted on social media. While spectacular, fireballs like this are common, according to Mike Hankey, the operations manager at the American Meteor Society. "Debris from space hits Earth all the time," he...

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