Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Mars and Saturn Are Ready for Their Close-ups

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Mars and Saturn Are Ready for Their Close-ups

Hexbyte Tech News Wired

Did you know you can do opposition research in space? You’re not exactly digging up dirt on alien rivals, but taking advantage of the orbital proximity of planets to Earth to get a much closer look at them.

Last week, both Mars and Saturn were in opposition—meaning they were about as close to us as they can get in their orbits. So astronomers turned the Hubble Space Telescope toward these approaching neighbors.

You’ve read your last complimentary article this month.

To read the full article, SUBSCRIBE NOW.

If you’re already a subscriber, please sign in and and verify your subscription.

Read More