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May Astronomy: A Lot of Bright Stars Begin Their Annual Departure—and the Sky Announces the Start of Ramadan

Jupiter is now the most prominent “star” in the evening sky, and Venus, even brighter and near peak brilliance, rules predawn. By May’s end, Saturn rises at a convenient evening hour, allowing both giant planets to be viewed well in the early evening. The moon always appears as a crescent in its monthly encounters with […]