Photo by Mishal Ibrahim on Unsplash

So, there are some amazing pictures of the Great Conjunction circulating, and some of them are taken with astronomical photography gear that shows Saturn’s rings.

A few years ago I had the privilege of a brief peek through the Lowell Telescope, located in Flagstaff, Arizona. The telescope, which was used to locate Pluto, is no longer used for science, but was recently restored and is open to the public (when the…