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Planetary Conjunction

Venus and Jupiter Puton Show Tonight

Mario De Leo Winkler | Posted 07.01.2015 | Science
Mario De Leo Winkler

What are those two bright stars on the West after sunset? They are actually planets, Venus and Jupiter coming into conjunction, in other words, near each other as seen from Earth.

Brightest Planets Meet on Tuesday

Dean Regas | Posted 06.26.2015 | Science
Dean Regas

You've probably seen them in the evening: two suspiciously bright lights in the western sky. What are they? Planes? UFOs? No, they're the two brightest planets and they're heading for a dramatic conjunction Tuesday night.

TONIGHT: Venus, Jupiter 'Dance' In Dazzling Sky Display

Posted 03.12.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 03/12/2012 09:39 AM EDT on Venus and Jupiter have been dancing toward each other in the night sky for months,...