Solar Eclipse

Oregon expecting thousands for first U.S continent-wide solar eclipse in 99 years

Print<p><b>By Gillian Flaccus</b><p>MADRAS, Ore. — Just before sunrise, there’s typically nothing atop Round Butte but the whistle of the wind and a panoramic …

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A State-by-State Guide to the Best 2017 Solar Eclipse Festivals Still Available

Haven’t made plans yet to see this August’s once-in-a-lifetime celestial event? Read on.<p>On Monday, August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will darken …


The Best ISO-Certified Gear to See the 2017 Solar Eclipse

1 of 19<p>Gear Up for the Solar Eclipse!<p>When the Great American Total Solar Eclipse sweeps across the U.S. on Aug. 21, you'll need some safety-rated …


June 23, 2017: Protests Calling Out Minority Exclusion to be Prevalent at Pride Events, South Korea May Collaborate With North Korea for 2018 Winter Olympics, NASA to Host Hours-Long Live Stream of Solar Eclipse

<b>1. PROTESTS CALLING OUT MINORITY EXCLUSION TO BE PREVALENT AT PRIDE EVENTS:</b> While Pride marches in cities including New York and San Francisco this …

Event Planning

Can’t see the total solar eclipse this August? Volvo has you covered

Why it matters to you<p>August's solar eclipse will be historic, and Volvo has a neat way of ensuring as many people as possible get to see it.<p>August’s …

Electric Vehicles

U.S. Will See 1st Coast-To-Coast Total Solar Eclipse In 99 Years In August

<b>CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) —</b> This August, the U.S. will experience its first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse in 99 years.Total solar eclipses occur …


Here's Where Staffers Will View the 2017 Solar Eclipse

The total solar eclipse that will cross the continental U.S. from coast to coast is only two months away. On Aug. 21, millions of people are expected …


It's worth the drive to totality: perspectives from an eclipse chaser

This summer's solar eclipse visible in the US will be a sight to behold<p>August 21st is going to be an insane day across the United States as millions …


Why we don't have a solar eclipse every month

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What You’ll See During the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

When the Aug. 21, 2017, total solar eclipse descends on the U.S., skywatchers will be plunged into twilight at midday and will witness twisting …


10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:<p>1. WHO IS STAKING IT ALL ON THE HEALTH CARE …

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Solar eclipse in August raising worries about Ontario's power grid

An astronomical delight this summer is going to pose a terrestrial problem.<p>Operators of Ontario’s power grid are bracing for a sharp drop in …

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The eclipse is just 2 lunations away

As we approach another new moon, astronomer Guy Ottewell shares his profound understanding of lunar cycles and the coming total solar eclipse.<p>What is …


Basic Camera Settings for Photographing the 2017 Solar Eclipse

If you haven't already made plans to photograph this year's solar eclipse on August 21st, time's a wasting!<p>With cities along the eclipse's path …

Digital Photography

Darkness to fall over North America from a total solar eclipse

America will witness, for the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse stretching from coast to coast on August 21.<p>The Sun, Moon and Earth will …


What Canadians can expect during the solar eclipse on August 21

A full solar eclipse will cross the continental United States on Monday, Aug. 21. So what can Canadians expect to see in the sky?


Brrr! How much can temperatures drop during a total solar eclipse?

During the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, the moon will completely cover the disk of the sun from Oregon to South Carolina. During this period of "totality," eclipse observers will likely report feeling a sudden drop in temperature. Just how much does the mercury drop during this celestial …

Climate Change

My Work Tools Are Photoshop And Dreams

During the processing phase, I try to plunge into some kind of meditation, undistracted from other ideas and problems. This is how they turn out, and …

Rare US total solar eclipse on Aug 21 excites Americans

June 22, 2017 10:34 AM<br>WASHINGTON (AFP) - For the first time in almost a century the United States is preparing for a coast-to-coast solar eclipse, a …


I Chased an Eclipse at 60,000 Feet (and Set a World Record)

Miles above the ground, one of the world’s most renowned solar eclipse experts spent a record-breaking 74 minutes in totality aboard a supersonic jetliner that flew twice the speed of sound.<p>“Concorde ready to intercept the fleeting shadow. Poised like a falcon at the runway awaiting the time, 10:08 …

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Town with 547 residents will be the best place to catch this summer's total solar eclipse

When the sun goes dark, don't panic. The world isn't ending.<p>You might be one of the lucky ones to catch a total solar eclipse this summer on August …


Rare solar eclipse will cause two minutes of darkness

Researchers said it may turn out to be the most observed solar eclipse in history


Eclipse 2017: T–2 Months and Counting

<b>With two months to go until the total solar eclipse on August 21, it's time to get planning — if you haven't already! Don't miss this …

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7 Graphics that Explain the August 21 Solar Eclipse

NASA spent its Wednesday afternoon previewing the incredibly exciting upcoming August 21, 2017 solar eclipse, set to streak across the continental …


Will August's Eclipse Be Most Watched Ever? Totally

WASHINGTON — The total solar eclipse that will sweep across the U.S. on Aug. 21 may very well be the most-watched solar eclipse in history, NASA …


Will You See August's Great Eclipse? This New Tool Helps You Find Out

The date is etched in the minds of millions of people: August 21, 2017. On this day, the moon will pass between the Earth and the sun, resulting in a …

Lunar Eclipse

The Best Places in America to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse

If you’ve been avoiding the news for the past six months (and hey, I don’t blame you) you may have missed that America’s about to experience its …


North America prepares for August solar eclipse

On 21 August, North America will be treated to a rare phenomenon - a solar eclipse. Nasa scientists are very excited.

North America

21 National Parks Where You Can Enjoy the 2017 Solar Eclipse

1 of 24<p>Planning for the Eclipse<p>The Great American Total Solar Eclipse will race across the U.S. on Aug. 21, 2017, casting a shadow over 21 of the …

National Parks

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …