Total Solar Eclipse
Aug. 21, 2017 will be America's best chance to see a total solar eclipse for the next seven years.
The Unofficial Solar Eclipse Theme Song Has An Interesting OriginBy Ryan Biek | August 17, 2017
Bonnie Tyler will be singing her classic "Total Eclipse of the Heart" on a cruise ship the very moment of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.
NASA Is Sending Bacteria Into The Sky During The Total Solar EclipseBy Lindsey Pulse | August 17, 2017
NASA is using balloons to send bacteria into the stratosphere. The test will see how something that lives on Earth responds to the conditions.
There's Only One Real Danger During A Total Solar EclipseBy Evan Thomas | August 17, 2017
A total solar eclipse is a natural event. For the most part, it's no more dangerous than any other day.
Why The Total Solar Eclipse Is A Bigger Deal Than You'd ThinkBy Lauren Stephenson | August 16, 2017
The path of the Aug. 21 eclipse will give astronomers the opportunity for some rare solar research.
The Nonscientific Reasons Everyone Is Geeking Out Over The EclipseBy Lauren Stephenson | August 14, 2017
Phil Plait, aka the "Bad Astronomer," chatted with Newsy about the upcoming total solar eclipse and why he thinks there's so much hype.
Learning A Ton Of New Science From 2 Minutes Of A Total Solar EclipseBy Evan Thomas | August 14, 2017
The 2017 total solar eclipse is special. Unlike 1919, we now have the technology to study its entire journey over the U.S.
How An Eclipse Messes With Our Weather And The Power GridBy Evan Thomas | August 7, 2017
When an eclipse blocks out the sun, it affects the weather — and causes hiccups in an increasingly solar-dependent power grid.
A Total Solar Eclipse Is Coming, And The US Has Prime SeatsBy Madeline Carl | July 12, 2017
The U.S. has front row seats to the upcoming solar eclipse. Here's what you need to know.
One Airline Will Let A Lucky Few Watch The Solar Eclipse From The SkyBy Ryan Biek | June 27, 2017
Alaska Airlines says the lucky few winners of its contest will get a special view of the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse.
USPS To Release First-Of-Its-Kind Stamp For Once-In-A-Lifetime EventBy Tyler Adkisson | June 19, 2017
To celebrate the upcoming total solar eclipse, the U.S. Postal Service will offer a stamp that "eclipses" when you touch it.
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