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     July 13, 2018      #41-193 PB1
 

Starwatch: The great summer scorpion is on the

Starwatch: El gran escorpión de verano está en el

By Mike Lynch
life@postbulletin.com


The southern end of the early sky is a bit congested this summer with the bright planets Jupiter and Saturn already shining away, with Mars adding to the fray next month in the early evening sky. In fact it's going to be putting on quite a show this summer as it’ll be as close as it’s been to Earth in 15 years. I’ll have much more of the great 2018 Mars invasion in next week’s column.

Independent of the planets are some classic summer constellations. One of them is Scorpius the Scorpion, the 10th brightest constellation in the night skies and one of those few constellations that ...

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