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Crossing the Sun: The Last Transit of Venus until 2117: Scientific ...

Next week will be the last opportunity this century to see the planet Venus as a little black dot moving across the solar disk--a rare event with a long, important history in astronomy.
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Everything you need to know about next week's Transit of Venus ...

Everything you need to know about next week's Transit of Venus ... | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
Astronomy | Transit of Venus | On Tuesday/Wednesday June 5/6, Earth will have the best seat -- the only seat -- for a great show: the Transit of Venus across the face of the Sun. This is a re.
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Watch the transit of Venus and dream of other worlds | Helen ...

Watch the transit of Venus and dream of other worlds | Helen ... | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
Helen Czerski: Planetary scientists will use next week's transit to test techniques designed to answer one of the most fundamental questions humanity has ever asked: are we alone?
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Venus conjunct Sun 5th/6th June 2012

Venus conjunct Sun 5th/6th June 2012 | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
On the 5th and 6th of June 2012 a transit of Venus across the Sun will take place, whereby Venus will be visible against the solar disc by obscuring a tiny part of it. After the 2012 event no furth...
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View of the Cosmos: Club provides locals with tools to see rare Venus transit - Altoona Mirror

View of the Cosmos: Club provides locals with tools to see rare Venus transit - Altoona Mirror | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
View of the Cosmos: Club provides locals with tools to see rare Venus transit - Altoona Mirror (View of the Cosmos: Club provides locals with tools to see rare Venus transit - Altoona Mirror: http://t.co/F0qhVc6H...
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The past importance of transits of Venus - Professor Astronomy's ...

The past importance of transits of Venus - Professor Astronomy's ... | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
A French cartoon showing a view of the 1761 transit of Venus. Note the devil in the background, which I assume is meant to remind the reader that viewing the transit through a telescope without proper eye protection is a ...
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The Transit of Venus, Part 1: Scientific American Podcast

With a transit of Venus coming up on June 5th or 6th in different parts of the world, Mark Anderson, author of the book The Day The World Discovered the Sun, talks about the great efforts to track the transits of Venus in the ...
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Don't miss the transit of Venus - you'll have to wait until ... - Cordis

Don't miss the transit of Venus - you'll have to wait until ... - Cordis | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
Astronomers and space-gazers worldwide will be getting up extra early on Wednesday 6 June to make sure they catch the final transit of Venus of the 21st century. The transit, which occurs when Venus passes directly ...
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Defiant Success: Venus

Defiant Success: Venus | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
His most recent nomination was for his work in Roger Michell's Venus. His character of Maurice Russell is as carefree as T.E. Lawrence and Alan Swann but he isn't as lively as them simply because age has slowed him down.
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Astroblog: Preparing for the Transit of Venus?

Astroblog: Preparing for the Transit of Venus? | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
Morning sky on Wednesday June 6 looking north-east as seen from Adelaide at 7:45 am local time in South Australia showing the Sun. The left inset shows the appearance of Venus seen telescopically at this time with Venus ...
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Observing Venus' transit across the sun | Machines Like Us

Observing Venus' transit across the sun | Machines Like Us | Venus Transit 2012 | Scoop.it
On June 5, 2012 at 6:03 PM EDT, the planet Venus will do something it has done only seven times since the invention of the telescope: cross in front of the sun. This transit is among the rarest of planetary alignments and it has ...
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