Here’s a rough shot of perhaps the most unmistakable object in the sky. As rough as the photo is, it serves as a reminder that the experience of first seeing the rings through a telescope is unforgettable. We are bombarded with high-quality pictures from the Hubble and other sources, but the simple act of seeing Saturn and these other objects for your self is still far more moving than anything secondhand.
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Live data from the solar array at The Old Farmer's Almanac offices in Dublin, NH.