Friday, January 29, 2010

Tonight, See Mars Up Close

Tonight, January 29, is your best opportunity to Mars up close. Well, relatively. "About every two years, Mars suddenly becomes much more noticeable," reports EarthSky. "In late January of 2010, Mars will be at its best for this two-year period. The chart below shows Mars on January 29, when it will be near the full moon." Click image to enlarge it; Hat tip to Andrew Sullivan. Leave a Comment * Conservative T-Shirts * Follow CNB on Twitter * RSS Feed