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Music
Consequence
1 day ago
Music

Solar eclipse propels Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun" to No. 1 on Billboard Hard Rock chart

The solar eclipse led Soundgarden's 'Black Hole Sun' to top the Billboard Hot Hard Rock Songs chart. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
Music

'Total Eclipse of the Heart' singer Bonnie Tyler feels extra love for her hit song ahead of the eclipse

Bonnie Tyler's 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' gains popularity during solar eclipse events with increased Spotify playlist additions and iTunes downloads.
Tyler, despite a 40-year career success, continues to delight audiences with her iconic song during live performances. [ more ]
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Design
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
1 week ago
Design

This Eclipse-themed Outdoor Trailer is perfect for the Wanderlust who wants to live on the road - Yanko Design

Taxa Outdoors unveiled the Dark Sky Mantis, a solar eclipse-inspired version of the Mantis travel trailer, available for a limited time. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 weeks ago
Design

Easily Capture the 2024 Solar Eclipse on Your Smartphone with This Affordable Camera Filter - Yanko Design

Smartphone camera sensors can be damaged by the sun's rays during eclipse photography.
VisiSolar Smartphone Photo Filter offers protection for smartphones during eclipse photography. [ more ]
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brooklyn
Brooklyn Eagle
1 week ago
Brooklyn

Brooklyn was one big eclipse party on Monday

Brooklyn residents enjoyed viewing an almost-total solar eclipse with 90% coverage.
Various organizations in Brooklyn hosted viewing parties with free eclipse glasses and activities. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 week ago
Brooklyn

A total solar eclipse races across North America as clouds part along totality

Eclipse mania swept across North America with the continent's biggest audience ever.
Brooklyn, with its large population, maintains its cool and hip reputation while staying true to its roots. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
1 week ago
Brooklyn

Where to watch the solar eclipse in Brooklyn * Brooklyn Paper

Total solar eclipse on April 8th, last until 2044, with peak in NYC between 2:10 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Safety measures include using eclipse glasses, available at certain locations, to observe the event. [ more ]
BKReader
1 week ago
Brooklyn

The 10 Best Places to Observe the Solar Eclipse in Brooklyn

Brooklyn will witness a solar eclipse on April 8th, 2024, with specific viewing times provided.
Top 3 recommended locations in Brooklyn for viewing the eclipse are Brooklyn Bridge Park, Shirley Chisholm State Park, and Green-Wood Cemetery. [ more ]
Brooklyn Magazine
2 weeks ago
Brooklyn

Where to watch the 2024 solar eclipse in Brooklyn - Brooklyn Magazine

Opportunity to witness solar eclipse in NYC
Brooklyn locations for eclipse viewing [ more ]
BKReader
2 weeks ago
Brooklyn

Here's How to Watch Monday's Solar Eclipse in Brooklyn

The next total solar eclipse over North America will not occur until 2044.
Safety measures for viewing a solar eclipse include using proper eclipse glasses or indirect observation methods. [ more ]
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New York Yankees
Kansas City Star
1 week ago
New York Yankees

Soto eclipse: Slugger homers in Yankees win over Marlins as solar event captivates Bronx

Yankees players and staff observed the total solar eclipse before the game, altering their routines.
The game start time was adjusted due to the eclipse, with safety precautions and promotional activities in place. [ more ]
syracuse
1 week ago
New York Yankees

Total solar eclipse delays Yankees-Marlins series opener (4/8/2024): Time, channel, how to watch

Game time pushed back by 4 hours due to solar eclipse
Yankees lead the MLB with an 8-2 record, facing the 1-9 Marlins next [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 weeks ago
New York Yankees

Marlins-Yankees start pushed because of eclipse

Game between Yankees and Marlins rescheduled due to solar eclipse.
Start time shifted from 2:05 p.m. to 6:05 p.m. with special giveaways. [ more ]
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Chicago White Sox
wkyc.com
1 week ago
Chicago White Sox

A 'totally' perfect day! Cleveland Guardians beat Chicago White Sox 4-0 in 2024 home opener

Jose Ramirez hits 100th homer at Progressive Field
Cleveland Guardians win Vogt's home debut after solar eclipse [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
1 week ago
Chicago White Sox

Chicago White Sox and Cleveland Guardians take in total solar eclipse from a special vantage point

Benintendi recalls needing special glasses for eclipse viewing in Cleveland in 2017.
Players experienced a unique pregame solar eclipse show before a game between the White Sox and Guardians. [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
1 week ago
Chicago White Sox

Guards home opener after eclipse! Here's what to know

Progressive Field home opener coincides with a solar eclipse in Cleveland this year.
Cleveland Guardians face challenges with season-ending injury to ace pitcher Shane Bieber. [ more ]
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Brooklyn Paper
1 week ago
Brooklyn

Eyes on the sky: Thousands of Brooklynites turn out for the solar eclipse * Brooklyn Paper

Brooklynites gathered to view the solar eclipse despite NYC not being in the path of totality
Viewing parties like at Green-Wood Cemetery and NYU Tandon created a communal experience for eclipse watchers. [ more ]
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Yahoo Sports
1 week ago
Chicago White Sox

Watch the total solar eclipse eclipse the Guardians White Sox game in Cleveland

Progressive Field in Cleveland hosted a solar eclipse viewing during a Cleveland Guardians game, creating a unique experience for players and fans.
The stadium was in the path of totality for the eclipse, leading to excitement among attendees who had the opportunity to witness this rare event. [ more ]
time.com
2 weeks ago
OMG science

The Best Apps for the Solar Eclipse

People worldwide preparing for total solar eclipse on April 8
Apps like The Eclipse App and Totality providing useful information and tools for eclipse viewing [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
Science

The cosmic truth that gets revealed during a total solar eclipse

Totality of a solar eclipse is a unique and awe-inspiring phenomenon, distinct from a partial eclipse.
Observing a total solar eclipse offers a supernatural experience with sudden darkness, temperature drop, and celestial alignments. [ more ]
time.com
3 weeks ago
OMG science

How to Safely Watch the Total Eclipse

Staring directly at the sun during a solar eclipse can cause permanent damage to the retina.
It is safe to observe the total solar eclipse during its brief period of totality without eye protection. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 month ago
Science

A stargazer's guide to solar eclipse glasses

Total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, visible in the U.S., partial eclipse for many, rare event lasting only minutes.
Proper eye protection like eclipse glasses is crucial for safe viewing, mandatory during partial eclipses. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 month ago
Science

For April's eclipse, the disparity between 'meh' and 'OMG' may be driving across town

Partial eclipses are not as dramatic as total eclipses.
It is essential to be in the path of totality to witness the full experience of a total solar eclipse. [ more ]
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time.com
1 week ago
OMG science

Here Are the Five Stages of Today's Total Solar Eclipse

Millions expected to watch last total solar eclipse until 2044 in 15 U.S. states.
Solar eclipse will have five major stages, each with unique phenomena for stargazers to observe. [ more ]
time.com
1 week ago
OMG science

Here's What a Solar Eclipse Looks Like From Space

Astronauts experience the overview effect when viewing Earth from space, but solar eclipses appear unsettling from that perspective.
The total solar eclipse occurs due to the moon blocking out the sun, creating a dramatic cosmic event visible on Earth but appearing as a dark spot from space. [ more ]
time.com
1 week ago
OMG science

How to Keep Your Pets Safe During the Solar Eclipse

Pets can be stressed by large crowds and human behavior during solar eclipses.
Veterinarians emphasize the impact of human activity on pets during eclipse events. [ more ]
time.com
1 week ago
OMG science

When to Watch the Solar Eclipse in Little Rock, Ark.

Residents in Little Rock, Ark., have a rare opportunity to view a solar eclipse lasting three minutes, with over two hours of partial eclipse.
Various events and festivals are planned around the eclipse weekend, offering diverse activities from music performances to storytelling and movie marathons. [ more ]
time.com
1 week ago
OMG science

When to Watch the Solar Eclipse in St. Louis

St. Louis will see 99% sun blockage during the eclipse at 1:56 p.m.
Unique viewing options for the eclipse include riverboats, rooftop parties, vineyards, science centers, and libraries. [ more ]
time.com
3 weeks ago
OMG science

How Animals and Nature React to an Eclipse

Humans exhibit various intriguing behaviors during a total solar eclipse.
Ionospheric changes during an eclipse can lead to disruptions in radio signals and GPS navigation systems. [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
1 week ago
Chicago White Sox

How White Sox game will be affected by 2024 solar eclipse timeline, path of totality

The White Sox game will be affected by the 2024 solar eclipse path of totality.
Fans can bring eclipse glasses to experience the event at the ballpark. [ more ]
time.com
2 weeks ago
OMG science

See the 2024 Solar Eclipse's Path of Totality

The total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, will cross through North America, visible in parts of Mexico, the United States, and Canada.
The eclipse will enter the U.S. in Texas, travel through several states, and exit in Maine, with the longest duration of totality near Torreon, Mexico. [ more ]
Kqed
1 month ago
Science

Solar Eclipse 2024: How to See the Partial Eclipse in the Bay Area on April 8 | KQED

Over 32 million people will experience the total solar eclipse along the path of totality.
In the Bay Area, the solar eclipse will begin at 10:14 a.m. PST and end at around 12:16 p.m. PST. [ more ]
Time Out New York
3 months ago
Photography

How to see the once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse in NYC

The next solar eclipse over New York won't happen for more than 50 years, so it's a rare event that you don't want to miss.
Prime viewing locations for the 2024 solar eclipse in New York are Rochester, Buffalo, and Syracuse, as they'll be in the path of totality. [ more ]
Steelers Depot
1 week ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Depot After Dark: Pro Day Update, Diontae Johnson With Bryce Young, Broderick Jones On 'Wearing' No. 59

Pro Day update: Steelers showing interest in Iowa prospects.
Steelers Depot capturing unique moments like the solar eclipse. [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 week ago
Data science

What the solar eclipse looked like in Miami - through the Frost Science Museum's lens

The Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami hosted sky gazers to witness the partial solar eclipse.
Visitors learned about the science of a solar eclipse through programs and the planetarium at the museum. [ more ]
New York Post
2 weeks ago
Data science

Bill Nye the Science Guy is more ready for the solar eclipse than you with this insane photo shoot

Bill Nye's stylish outfits are creating a buzz on social media.
Nye emphasizes the importance of witnessing the upcoming solar eclipse. [ more ]
Kqed
1 week ago
Science

'Perfect Day' for a (Partial) Eclipse: Here's What the Bay Area Saw | KQED

The Bay Area experienced a partial solar eclipse, missing the path of totality but still witnessing the moon partially covering the sun.
The 2024 total solar eclipse was the longest and most visible for the U.S. in a century, drawing many spectators to various watch parties. [ more ]
Kotaku
1 week ago
Video games

NASA Is Using Fortnite And Minecraft To Teach About Today's Solar Eclipse

NASA is partnering with video game companies for a Twitch stream to educate people about the solar eclipse safely.
The stream will include eclipse-themed Minecraft and Fortnite modes, educational elements, and footage of the solar eclipse. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 weeks ago
Miami

When is the best time to watch the solar eclipse in Miami and Florida? Take a look

A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the sun and Earth, partially blocking sunlight.
It's essential to use special eye protection when viewing a solar eclipse to prevent severe eye injury. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 weeks ago
California

When will total solar eclipse be visible in California? How much of it will we see?

California will not experience the total solar eclipse fully but will witness a partial eclipse.
Total solar eclipse to occur on April 8, last visible in contiguous U.S. until 2044. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 weeks ago
Science

On eclipse day, hundreds of students will send up balloons for science

Hundreds of balloons will be launched to study the atmosphere during the total solar eclipse on April 8.
The Nationwide Eclipse Ballooning Project provides students with hands-on experience in launching research balloons for unique atmospheric measurements. [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
1 month ago
Photography

The 2024 total solar eclipse is coming, but you won't be able to find NASA-approved' glasses

Total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024
NASA does not endorse specific eclipse glasses brands [ more ]
silive
1 week ago
Education

'It was mad cool': Impressions of the solar eclipse from Staten Island Academy

Staten Island Academy celebrated the solar eclipse with educational activities and distributed eclipse glasses to students and staff.
The school adjusted schedules to accommodate the eclipse viewing and incorporated it into the curriculum for students. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
Education

Why some NY schools are closed for the solar eclipse

Remote learning replaced snow days
School closures due to solar eclipse [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
2 weeks ago
Education

Afraid of the dark? Why Canadian schools are closing for the solar eclipse | CBC News

Schools in eastern Canada are canceling classes or opting for early dismissal during the solar eclipse due to safety concerns of eye damage and dangerous trek home.
The solar eclipse path of totality passes through cities in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
New York City

New Yorkers flock to streets, parks and even a cemetery to secure best spots ahead of solar eclipse

New Yorkers gathering in city parks to view solar eclipse
Green-Wood Cemetery being a popular location for eclipse viewing [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
New York City

Here Comes the Solar Eclipse

Residents of New York witnessed a solar eclipse on Jan. 24, 1925, that won't be seen again for 99 years.
After 99 years, New York is once again in line for a total eclipse, with the moon positioning between the city and the sun. [ more ]
NBC New York
1 week ago
NYC politics

New York state and city officials urge caution if traveling during solar eclipse

Travel caution for NYC during solar eclipse afternoon.
Safety measures advised for viewing the partial solar eclipse. [ more ]
New York Post
1 week ago
New York City

Northeast expected to have some of the best views of the solar eclipse

The Northeast, including New York City, has a favorable forecast for viewing the solar eclipse on Monday.
Texas is likely to experience poor visibility for the eclipse due to predicted storms and cloud coverage. [ more ]
Newsday
2 weeks ago
New York Yankees

Yankees have something special planned for solar eclipse

Fans at Yankee Stadium can witness a partial solar eclipse while attending the Yankees' game on April 8.
Upstate cities like Buffalo, Syracuse, and Rochester will experience a total solar eclipse during the same time frame. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

View the Partial Solar Eclipse at the Green-Wood Cemetery

Opportunity to witness last partial solar eclipse until 2044 at Green-Wood Cemetery
Free event with activities and eclipse-watching through telescopes [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

Your last-minute guide to enjoying the solar eclipse - in L.A. and beyond

The next great eclipse of 2024 is highly anticipated, with mass populations traveling to the Midwest and East for optimal viewing.
Proper safety measures, including specialized eclipse glasses, are crucial when viewing the eclipse to prevent eye injury. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
Los Angeles

What's the cloud forecast for the solar eclipse in Los Angeles?

Clear skies expected for Angelenos to view solar eclipse
Southern California seeing significant rainfall [ more ]
Creative Bloq
1 week ago
Graphic design

How not to fail at photographing a solar eclipse

Photographing a solar eclipse requires specific techniques like using a solar filter and shooting manually to react to changing conditions.
Even with a smartphone, one can contribute to scientific research during a solar eclipse by using the NASA app. [ more ]
Inverse
1 week ago
Graphic design

These Creative Camera Tricks Are The Secret to Better Eclipse Pics

Smartphones are convenient for capturing the solar eclipse despite limitations in quality
Smartphones and optical cameras have unique strengths in photography. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
New York City

Here Comes the Solar Eclipse

New Yorkers in 1925 traveled north for a solar eclipse spectacle not to be seen for another 99 years.
A total eclipse will be visible in parts of New York State this afternoon as the moon aligns with the sun. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 weeks ago
New York City

Prisoners Who Sued Over Lockdown Will Be Allowed to View Solar Eclipse

New York State's corrections department allowed inmates to view the solar eclipse at a prison where they are held.
The inmates filed a lawsuit arguing that the prison lockdown during the eclipse violated their constitutional right to practice their religion. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 weeks ago
New York City

New York Prisoners, Denied a Solar Eclipse Viewing, Sue the State

Inmates in New York prisons are being denied the opportunity to view the solar eclipse due to safety concerns.
Six inmates from Woodbourne Correctional Facility in Sullivan County filed a federal lawsuit, arguing that the denial violates their constitutional right to practice their religion. [ more ]
New York Post
2 weeks ago
New York City

New York inmates are suing to watch the solar eclipse after state orders prisons locked down

Inmates in New York are suing the state corrections department for locking down prisons during a solar eclipse, citing violations of their religious rights.
The lawsuit involves six inmates with varying religious backgrounds, including a Baptist, a Muslim, a Seventh-Day Adventist, practitioners of Santeria, and an atheist. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 week ago
California

What time is the solar eclipse? How do I keep my eyes safe? Your Sacramento guide

A partial solar eclipse will be visible in Sacramento on Monday, reaching about 35% coverage of the sun.
The eclipse is expected to start around 10:30 a.m., peak around 11:15 a.m., and end around 12:15 p.m. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
1 week ago
Major League Baseball

The Opener: Solar Eclipse, Story, Dodgers

MLB stadiums to witness a total solar eclipse, with Cleveland offering a unique pre-game experience before the eclipse
Red Sox shortstop Trevor Story to undergo examination for a shoulder injury, raising concerns about his return to the field [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 week ago
Miami

Will you be able to see the solar eclipse in Miami? What the weather forecast says

Partial solar eclipse in South Florida, blocking 46% of the sun's light, peak at 3:01 p.m.
Cloudy conditions may obstruct eclipse viewing, especially in the Miami area. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 weeks ago
Science

Want to see how a solar eclipse alters colors? Wear red and green on Monday

Pinhole shadows show crescent shapes during a solar eclipse.
Colors like red and green appear differently due to changes in light intensity during an eclipse. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
2 weeks ago
Science

Solar Eclipse Will Reveal Stunning Corona, Scientists Predict

Solar eclipse chasers await a spectacular sight on April 8, 2024
Scientists are using supercomputers to predict the appearance of the sun's outer atmosphere during the total solar eclipse. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
Science

How the solar eclipse is bringing cutting-edge science to small towns

High school students in small town Kemp, Tex., participate in a NASA-funded project to capture solar corona images during the eclipse.
The 2024 eclipse will be a significant event with totality over major American cities, providing a unique experience to millions. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
2 weeks ago
Science

Humans Find Total Eclipses Startling. What About a Komodo Dragon?

A total solar eclipse will occur on April 8, 2024, creating a moment of midday darkness along the path of totality from Texas to Maine.
Supporting science journalism is crucial for impactful stories about discovery, including phenomena like solar eclipses. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
2 weeks ago
Science

Fake Eclipse Glasses Are DangerousHere's How to Check Yours

Misleading eclipse glasses pose safety risks
Counterfeit eclipse glasses challenges for AAS [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
3 weeks ago
Science

See Where Future U.S. Eclipses Will be Visible

Solar eclipses are rare events, with a total solar eclipse visible on average every 1.5 years globally.
In the U.S., total solar eclipses are even rarer, occurring about once per decade. [ more ]
Eater Chicago
2 weeks ago
Chicago

Where to Find Solar Eclipse Specials in Chicago and Other April Pop-Ups

Rare total solar eclipse on April 8 for Chicagoans after 21 years.
Chicago chefs creating pop-up events inspired by celestial phenomena. [ more ]
Nature
2 weeks ago
Coronavirus

Total solar eclipse 2024: how it will help scientists to study the Sun

The total solar eclipse on April 8 will allow researchers in North America to observe the Sun's corona during a period of extreme solar activity.
The mystery of the Sun's corona being hotter than its surface and the intricate structures within it continues to puzzle scientists. [ more ]
Mail Online
2 weeks ago
UK news

The 9 UK and Ireland towns and cities where you'll see solar eclipse

People in the UK and Ireland will have a chance to see a partial solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, just before sunset.
The eclipse will create a 'ring of fire' effect for viewers directly in the path of the shadow, while others in the UK and Ireland will see a partial coverage of the sun. [ more ]
WIRED
3 weeks ago
OMG science

How to View April's Total Solar Eclipse, Online and In Person

Solar eclipse in North America soon after almost a decade, not expected until 2044.
Solar eclipse is an alignment of sun, moon, and Earth; moon covers sun leading to totality or partial eclipse. [ more ]
Washington Post
4 weeks ago
OMG science

The tricky quest to create an artificial solar eclipse

Scientists are working on democratizing access to simulate solar eclipses for research.
Total solar eclipse provides a rare opportunity to study the sun's atmospheric layer called the corona. [ more ]
Washington Post
4 weeks ago
Science

See what the solar eclipse will look like in your city

April 8, 2024, presents a rare opportunity to witness a total solar eclipse in North America.
The experience of a total solar eclipse includes a darkened sky, drop in temperature, and visibility of the sun's corona. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 month ago
Science

Watching a solar eclipse without the right filters can cause eye damage. Here's why

Looking at the sun during an eclipse without proper eye protection can cause permanent eye damage.
Handling and using proper solar filter glasses is crucial to prevent eye injuries during a solar eclipse. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 month ago
Science

The eclipse gives astronomy clubs an opportunity to shine

Preparation and safety are crucial for viewing solar eclipses.
Find locations outside major cities for optimal viewing experiences. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
1 month ago
OMG science

How Do Solar Eclipse Glasses Protect Our Eyes?

Proper eye protection is essential for viewing the solar eclipse to prevent eye damage.
The total solar eclipse will be visible from a 115-mile-wide path in the U.S., with partial visibility outside this zone. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
1 month ago
Austin

Travis County declares local disaster ahead of April 8 total solar eclipse - Austin Monitor

Travis County declared a local disaster ahead of the solar eclipse to manage the influx of visitors and ensure safety.
The disaster declaration gives the county control over traffic, requires event registrations for safety, and ensures emergency services can operate smoothly during the eclipse. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
OMG science

How do animals react during a total solar eclipse? Scientists plan to find out in April

Animals exhibit unusual behaviors during solar eclipses, such as breeding, singing odd tunes, or galloping in apparent anxiety.
Recent scientific efforts have been made to rigorously study animals' altered behaviors during solar eclipses. [ more ]
WSYR
1 month ago
New York Mets

See the 2024 total solar eclipse at NBT Bank Stadium

The Syracuse Mets and Visit Syracuse are hosting a solar eclipse event at NBT Bank Stadium with eclipse glasses for the first 10,000 fans.
The event will include live entertainment, pre-game ceremony, and special promotions like Dollar Monday at the Syracuse Mets. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
2 months ago
Science

See What the Solar Eclipse Will Look Like across Most of the U.S.

On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will occur, with the moon passing between the Earth and the sun, casting a shadow across North America.
The total eclipse will only be visible along a narrow strip of land 100 miles wide, but everywhere else will experience a partial eclipse.
To view the partial eclipse, find a clear sky, protect your eyes with appropriate eyewear, or use indirect viewing methods like a colander with pinholes. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
2 months ago
OMG science

How April's Eclipse Will Solve Solar Mysteries

The upcoming total solar eclipse on April 8 will be a rare and special event that is not seen very often.
Witnessing a total solar eclipse is a surreal, beautiful, and mind-blowing experience that leaves people speechless and emotional. [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
2 months ago
OMG science

How to Explain April's Total Solar Eclipse to Kids

The total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, will be an educational and awe-inspiring experience for people of all ages, especially kids.
Explaining a solar eclipse to kids can be done by describing how the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, creating either a partial or a total eclipse. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
OMG science

How to See the First Solar Eclipse of 2024

A total solar eclipse will occur across Mexico, the U.S., and Canada on April 8, 2024.
The eclipse will last for up to a maximum of seven and a half minutes, with the period of totality experiencing darkness and temperature drop. [ more ]
Toronto
2 months ago
SF parents

Toronto school board voting on whether to cancel classes on day of solar eclipse

Canada's largest school board is considering revising its calendar to allow students to stay home during a solar eclipse. [ more ]
Funcheap
2 months ago
Photography

Partial Solar Eclipse Over San Francisco

On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will cross North America, with the last visible from the contiguous United States until 2044.
Only a partial eclipse will be visible in the San Francisco Bay Area, with the Moon appearing to take a bite out of the Sun. [ more ]
silive
3 months ago
Photography

Gov. Hochul's plans for April solar eclipse: Here's what you need to know

Less than 100 days until New York state's first total solar eclipse in nearly a century
Gov. Kathy Hochul providing plans for a safe and enjoyable viewing experience [ more ]
www.scientificamerican.com
3 months ago
Science

Why 2024's Total Solar Eclipse Will Be So Special

The total solar eclipse happening in April 2024 over North America will be different from the one in 2017 because of the sun's activity cycle.
The corona of the sun during the 2024 eclipse will have more structure compared to 2017. [ more ]
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