Solar Eclipse

Touch this new postal stamp, and you'll see a total eclipse of the sun

<b>CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. —</b> The U.S. Postal Service is going all out for this summer's total solar eclipse, with a first-of-its kind stamp.<p>Just touch the …

Astronomy

Color-Changing U.S. Stamp Will Herald 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

Just as a total solar eclipse will change the skies over the continental United States on Aug. 21, a newly released U.S. stamp will change when …

Astronomy

Solar eclipse stamp changes when you touch it

As if America's first total solar eclipse in decades wasn't cool enough, the U.S. Postal Service is making the North America blackout an event to celebrate forever with a new thermochromic stamp. That's a stamp that changes when you touch it, and we're so into it.<p>The new stamp (it goes from a black …

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USPS solar eclipse stamps use body heat to reveal the moon

The United States Postal Service is no stranger to letting its nerd flag fly with special edition stamps. The latest in its space series is a little different, though. Rather than just showing off celestial bodies or NASA spacecraft, the new stamps are a tribute to the upcoming total solar eclipse …

U.S. Postal Service

New stamp celebrates upcoming solar eclipse with heat-reactive transformation

The stamp reacts to body heat, revealing a picture of the Moon<p>On Monday, August 21st, the continental US will experience its first total solar eclipse since 1979. And to get the country prepared, the Postal Service is releasing a heat-reactive commemorative stamp. The stamp is printed using …

Astronomy

First-of-its-kind stamp will use body heat to change images in celebration of Aug. 21 solar eclipse

When you press a stamp onto a letter this summer, be sure to take a second look after you release your finger. The United States Postal Service is …

Astronomy

Where to Celebrate the Solar Eclipse This Summer

From Oregon to South Carolina, the solar eclipse taking place on Aug. 21 will track southeast, inspiring travel operators along its route to celebrate the nearly two-minute syzygy — or alignment of the sun, moon and earth.<p>In the Willamette Valley of Oregon, Brooks Winery plans to hold a Solar …

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BibleNewsProphecy: Solar Eclipse and the Apocalypse

The <i>Continuing</i> Church of God is pleased to announce the following video on our Bible News Prophecy YouTube channel:<p>22:26<p>According to NASA scientists, …

Oregon officials approve solar eclipse gathering

Central Oregon officials have lifted the attendance cap to 30,000 for a music and arts festival scheduled to coincide with a solar eclipse in …

How to Plan for This Summer’s Once-in-a-Century Solar Eclipse

It is not too early to begin preparing for the Great American Solar Eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017 — and the sun's position on April 19, 20 and 21, but especially April 20, will offer a perfect dress rehearsal for that historic event.<p>When preparing for the eclipse, an important aspect to consider is the …

Astronomy

Where and when is the 2017 solar eclipse happening in Oregon? (MAP)

See a map of the 2017 solar eclipse crossing Oregon and the continental United States, and find out when and where to position yourself to see …

Astronomy

Campers quickly snap up Oregon’s additional 1,000 campsites for solar eclipse

Sites ranged from basic to full-service, with a three-night minimum for the August 21 eclipse.

Astronomy

Three Things You Should Consider Regarding the August Solar Eclipse

<b>April 20, 2017</b> - Saara Snow, Adventure Cycling's Travel Initiatives Coordinator, writes for Geopoints Bulletin this month.<p>Total solar eclipses — when …

RVs

Article: A Total Guide to Totality: Solar Eclipse Photography

<b>An Introduction to our Eclipse Photography Project</b><br>North America will experience a wonderful astronomical event on August 21, 2017 - a total eclipse …

Photography

Canon wants to get you ready for this year's total solar eclipse

Photographers throughout the U.S. will get a rare treat this upcoming August 21: a total solar eclipse visible throughout a significant part of the …

Cameras

11 Amazing Places to See The Solar Eclipse in August

On Monday, August 21, 2017, the moon will pass between the sun and Earth, casting a 170-mile arc of darkness across the continental United States …

Space

Oregon’s Madras will be solar eclipse central this summer

A total solar eclipse comes but once in a blue moon … er, sun. But this summer’s eclipse is especially notable.<p>For the first time in 99 years, a …

Astronomy

1K more campsites at Oregon parks for 2017 eclipse

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – State park officials say they are opening 1,000 more campsites for people coming to watch the summer solar eclipse from …

Travel

Eclipse Glossary

<b>English</b><p><b>Spanish</b><p><b>Chinese</b><p><b>French</b><p>1<p>ANNULAR ECLIPSE<p>A solar eclipse that occurs when the apparent size of the moon is not large enough to completely cover the …

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Refit Bomber Aircraft Will Help Scientists Study the Total Solar Eclipse

Millions of people will turn their eyes toward the August 2017 total solar eclipse, but most of them will be on the ground. Over Tennessee, however, …

Solar System

Why You Must See the August 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

It’s a rare, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. Here’s a guide to why, how and where to see the August 21, 2017, total solar eclipse.<p>There’s an old …

Space

How to Plan for (and Preview) the 2017 Solar Eclipse on Your Phone

The biggest astronomy event of the year has to be the Great American Total Solar Eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017 — the first total solar eclipse to cross …

Solar System

What you need to know about the Great American Eclipse of 2017

This total eclipse will be visible from coast to coast in the U.S.<p>This summer, Americans all across the country will pick up special glasses and head …

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How to Watch This Year's Total Solar Eclipse

Can't make it to a state in the eclipse's path? Don't panic.<p>On Monday, August 21, a total solar eclipse will be able to be seen from different parts …

Space

Watch a Livestream of the 2017 Solar Eclipse From 100,000 Feet in the Air

Students will send 57 cameras up by weather balloon to monitor the 2017 total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, and the near-space views will be livestreamed …

Space

Solar Eclipse Spurs Festivals, Surge Pricing, and Sold-Out Hotels

Get ready for solar eclipse mania. Destinations in the path of the Aug. 21 eclipse, which will be visible in the U.S. along a narrow path from Oregon …

North America

Solar eclipse mania spurs festivals, tours, sold-out hotels

Get ready for solar eclipse mania. Destinations in the path of the Aug. 21 eclipse, which will be visible in the U.S. along a narrow path from Oregon to South Carolina, are going wild with plans for festivals, concerts and viewing parties.<p>Hotels in Casper, Wyo., are charging five times their usual …

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Hotels Under Investigation for Cancelling Rooms Booked at Regular Rates, Claiming Mistake

Two years ago I wrote about a Hilton claiming its usual rate was a mistake rate for a special event date. They cancelled a reader’s reservation …

Hotels

Travelers accuse hotels of canceling resevations to rebook at higher rates

BEND, Ore. -<p>There's less than five months to go until the total solar eclipse turns out the lights in Central Oregon, and hotel rates are extremely …

Hotels

How To Watch This Year's Total Solar Eclipse

Can't make it to the eclipse path? Don't panic<p>On Monday 21 August, a total solar eclipse will be seen over parts of the US. Although the "path of …

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