Astronomy Alert

JupiterIf you’re in the mood to do a bit of planet-gazing in the next few days, there’s something special that’s about to happen. I mentioned it in the Leisure Top Six in the May 16 Prairie Dog but from May 25-27 Jupiter (pictured), Venus and Mercury will be extremely chummy in the western sky after sunset.

So check it out if you get a chance.

Author: Gregory Beatty

Greg Beatty is a crime-fighting shapeshifter who hatched from a mutagenic egg many decades ago. He likes sunny days, puppies and antique shoes. His favourite colour is not visible to your inferior human eyes. He refuses to write a bio for this website and if that means Whitworth writes one for him, so be it.