The planet Venus is seen through a special solar filter as a black dot as it transits across the sun next to the cross of the cathedral in Berlin

 
The planet Venus is seen through a special solar filter as a black dot as it transits across the sun next to the cross of the cathedral in Berlin
The planet Venus is seen through a special solar filter as a black dot as it transits across the sun next to the cross of the cathedral in Berlin June 6, 2012. The planet Venus made a slow transit across the face of the sun on Tuesday, the last such passing that will be visible from Earth for 105 years. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch (GERMANY - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY)