Have you noticed that two bright objects in the sky are getting closer each night? It is Jupiter and Saturn doing a planet dance that will lead to the Great Conjunction on December 21st.
On that day, Jupiter and Saturn will be right next to each other in the sky – the closest they have seen in almost 400 years! Would you like to know when and where to look up? Accompany our experienced astronomer Dr. Henry Throop on NASA Science Live.
Learn these tips and tricks for photographing planets:
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Visitors to Jupiter and Saturn:
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