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28 September 2009

Today is The Day We See Mercury Closeup!

Most likely you have never seen Mercury. It’s not easy to see because it is so close to the sun. Your only chance is just before sunrise or just after sunset, and you will need to be in a really flat place or on a high mountain with a clear view of the horizon. It’s also one of the planets we know little about. The picture above is a view …


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