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May & June 2015

Descibed as the planet with ‘ears’ ¬†by Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei¬†due to its famous rings, Saturn is returning to the evening skies! Although a dimmer planet, Saturn is still visible with the naked eye and shines brightly when observed using a telescope!