Metroparks, Sledding Hills, Ski Slopes Packed As Snow Finally HitsAs most metro Detroit kids enjoyed a holiday break while the first big snowstorm of 2012 hit, lots of people got what they wanted: enough snow -- and time -- to go sledding or skiing.
The Last Transit Of Venus During Our LifetimeThe planet Venus will pass between the Earth and the Sun -- appearing as a small black dot passing across the sun's bright disk.
Cross-Country Skiing Gets Snow BoostWith a tempest of white powder expected to blanket Kensington Metropark come mid-week, the Ski Center at Kensington Metropark will remain open one additional weekend, until February 7.

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