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Magnificent Metal Monday – the “Great” Conjunction

Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

We are deviating from our normal “programming” of featuring something “metal related” to instead bring you something “out of this world!” The “Great” Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn will culminate this evening approximately an hour past sunset for the first time in 800 years! According to NASA, “What has become known popularly as the “Christmas Star” is an especially vibrant planetary conjunction easily visible in the evening sky over the next two weeks as the bright planets Jupiter and Saturn come together, culminating on the night of Dec. 21.”

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