Our Internet friends at Spaceweather alerted us to the spectacular planetary triangle now forming on the western horizon at sunset. Here's your chance to see Venus, Jupiter, and Mercury emerging out of the twilight. The best triangle occurs on May 26. Venus and Jupiter pair up only one degree apart on May 29. This NASA video shows you what to expect:
You can follow the story here at Spaceweather. Expect that site to post some fine photographs and videos of the event over the week.