The lunar eclipse Wednesday before sunrise will be a rare event. Not as rare as some on social media claim. But rare enough.
Eclipse, hurricane, … what a week! Reminds me of the power of nature, the need for math and science, and the beautiful reasons for it all.
Saw the eclipse from the home bleachers at Madras H.S. in Madras, Ore. It was the show of a lifetime—brief but full of wonder.
Will you be taking any “artistic” photos during the eclipse. Getting some great shots of the sky could require specialized lenses.
Every chance we get, we’re looking at the sun ahead of the US eclipse on Aug. 21. Here’s a little info about the sun itself: it rotates as a gas, not a solid.
We await the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017, here in the US. The entire continental US will see at least a partial eclipse.
We thought we saw sunspots yesterday, so we pointed a slightly more powerful telescope at the sun this morning. Yep. Sunspots.
The total solar eclipse is 15 days away and our telescopes are already tuning in the sun and moon. Take a close look.
Getting ready for the eclipse on Aug. 21? We are headed to Oregon, but today’s trek took us to Phoenix, Ariz.
The Very Large Array in New Mexico showed signs of a slight uptick in interest in astronomy on the part of US children and families.