Spectators line up in stairway to use telescope

June 5, 2012 | 10:12 p.m. CDT
People line up Tuesday to go to the telescope atop the MU Physics Building. About 500 people went up to the roof to view the transit of Venus, according to Angela Speck, the director of astronomy for MU. The line started on the ground floor and filled the staircase of the five-story building.

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