Originally Published: March 19, 2004 7 a.m.
FLAGSTAFF — Four months away from NASA's Cassini-Huygens spacecraft's highly anticipated orbiting of Saturn, Lowell Observatory grants visitors an up-close and personal view of the ringed planet in its own backyard.
At 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday nights from now until mid-April at the observatory, the public can gaze at Saturn's fascinating rings and shapely orb through Lowell's Alvan Clark 24-inch telescope — well known for its superb optics.
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