It’s a twice in a lifetime moment: the transit of Venus across the Sun

transit of Venus, Venus, Mrs Morgan's Florilegium, Natalie Waddell,

On 6 June, an event that takes place only four times every two centuries will enthral the world’s astronomers, as it has ever since the 1600s – but now it can provide priceless data in the hunt for habitable planets in deep space.

Read the rest of this story over at The Guardian.

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