A combination picture shows the planet Venus as it transits across the face of the sun as seen from the Greenwich Observatory on June 8, 2004 in London. The rare astronomical event last occurred in 1882, while the next transit is due in 2012. (Photo by Ian Waldie/Getty Images). Found here
Fellows in Eurasia and Africa, cast your gaze to the sky on June 6 for you will witness the rare astronomical occurrence called Transit of Venus. For those living in America, the transit takes place on June 5. To learn more about the transit, click here.