How to watch a solar eclipse
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: The first rule of watching a solar eclipse is to never look directly at the sun even when it is partially obscured. According to NASA, the rays emitted from the sun even when partially obscured are dangerous to the eyes and can cause severe damage to the retina.
Luxury flights to the Eclipse: $10,000 a seat, plus a lawn chair
The flights reflect the solar show’s bonanza for private-plane operators, which is on a par with major holidays and sporting events.
Special eclipse glasses selling out quickly
Complicating the rising demand from last-minute shoppers was a recent recall by Amazon that forced libraries and health centers around the country to recall glasses they gave away or sold.
What’s a total solar eclipse and why the one on August 21 is so unusual
Total solar eclipses occur every year or two or three, often in the middle of nowhere like the South Pacific or Antarctic. What makes Monday’s eclipse so special is that it will cut diagonally across the entire United States.
Solar Eclipse in US on August 21, will send temperatures tumbling
Getting ready to watch the solar eclipse? Bring a sweater along with those special glasses because the mercury could dip as the moon’s shadow crosses the land. Millions of Americans across a 70-mile-wide (113-kilometer) corridor from Oregon to South Carolina will see the sky darken on August 21.
When is 2017 total solar eclipse?
The solar eclipse will take place on Monday, August 21, for the first time since 1918. The event, which is expected to last for nearly two daylight hours, with two minutes of darkness, will begin at 1.15 pm EDT (10.45 pm IST) and end at 2.49 pm EDT.
Prayers, cheers as total eclipse darkens swathe of Indonesia
The rare astronomical event is being witnessed along a narrow path that stretches across 12 provinces encompassing three time zones and about 40 million people.
India will miss total solar eclipse on Wednesday
Partial solar eclipse will be seen in the eastern half of India but will start before or around sunrise in most places.
‘Solar Eclipse’ won’t have issues with censor board: Govind Namdeo
Govind Namdeo says he is confident his upcoming historical film “Solar Eclipse” will not face any problem with the censor board.
WATCH: Solar Eclipse’s rare sight captured in 360 degrees paranoma angle
Parts of Eupore, Northern Africa, and parts of Asia and the Middle East had seen partial solar eclipse
Sun comes out,only to be eclipsed
With the sun shining bright in Ludhiana after a few foggy and cloudy days,the sky was in perfect shape on Tuesday to treat sky-gazers in Ludhiana with a spectacular solar eclipse.
Solar eclipse seen in the city
Partial solar eclipse was seen in the city and residents including the school and college students saw these rare celestial occurrences.