meteor http://apr.org en Meteor Lights Up Sky Over Southern States http://apr.org/post/meteor-lights-sky-over-southern-states <p></p><p>NASA officials say brilliant lights and loud booms reported in Alabama and Georgia were a meteor that streaked across the South.</p><p>Officials at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville said a baseball-size fragment of a comet entered Earth's atmosphere above Alabama at 8:18 p.m. Central Time on Monday.</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 21:40:42 +0000 The Associated Press 37630 at http://apr.org Meteor Lights Up Sky Over Southern States