Spectators use glasses to view transit of Venus

June 5, 2012 | 10:15 p.m. CDT
Spectators gather to see the transit of Venus between the sun and the Earth on Tuesday. Members of the Central Missouri Astronomical Association and MU astronomers set up telescopes, and MU gave out eclipse glasses for the crowd at the Laws Observatory on top of the MU Physics Building.

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