Transit of Venus http://kalw.org en WEB EXCLUSIVE: The "other" spectacular solar event coming to a sky near you http://kalw.org/post/web-exclusive-other-spectacular-solar-event-coming-sky-near-you <p>Paul Salazar is a member of the San Francisco Amateur Astronomers and keeps a regular astronomy blog called the <a href="http://urbanastronomer.blogspot.com/">Urban Astronomer</a>. He sat down with KALW&rsquo;s Ben Trefny to talk about the upcoming solar eclipse. He also explained what he calls a &quot;spectacular solar event&quot; that only happens twice every hundred years. It&#39;s called the Transit of Venus and it&#39;s happening on June 5. Listen to find out where and when to watch.</p> Wed, 16 May 2012 22:37:18 +0000 Ben Trefny 10757 at http://kalw.org WEB EXCLUSIVE: The "other" spectacular solar event coming to a sky near you