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Published on 26 May 2013 | over 4 years ago

Three planets of our solar system are preparing to do a rare, celestial dance that you'll actually be able to see from your house! Anthony tells us what's going on, and how to catch a glimpse.

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Watch the planets dance in a triple conjunction
www.cnet.com.au/watch-the-planets-dance-in-a-triple-conjunction-339344378.htm
"Triple planetary conjunctions are relatively rare in the night sky, but astronomers are about to be in for a real treat."

Planets Aligning in the Sunset Sky
science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/10may_sunsettriangle/
"The sunset of May 26th will be extra special. On that date, Venus, Jupiter and Mercury will gather in the fading twilight to form a bright triangle only three degrees wide."

Closest grouping of three planets until the year 2021
earthsky.org/tonight/closest-grouping-of-three-planets-until-the-year-2021
"After sunset on Sunday, May 26, or Monday, May 27 -- depending on where you live worldwide -- will showcase the closest grouping of three planets until January 2021."

Planets for Dessert
science1.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2000/ast30mar_1m/
"Although the planets and our Moon will appear to be close together, there's no danger of a collision."

The Folklore and Reality Behind the Next Planetary Alignment
www.brighthub.com/science/space/articles/51248.aspx
"News of the next planet alignment seems to occur every few years."

Planetary Alignment
www.universetoday.com/34076/planetary-alignment/
"Thousands of years ago, men looked to the planets to guide them."

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