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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.

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South Carolina aquarium to monitor animal behavior during total solar eclipse on Monday

According to a study published in the journal Astronomy and Geophysics, “Birds at Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools National Park fell silent while others flew in the direction of their roosts during an eclipse in 2001, while hippos “paused and looked nervous.”

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Total solar eclipse 2017: How, when, where to watch it; all you need to know

In totality it will cross from Oregon into Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina and, finally, South Carolina, also passing over tiny slivers of Montana and Iowa.

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Tyson’s solar eclipse tip: Don’t video it, experience it

The August 21 event will be the first total solar eclipse in 99 years to cross a coast-to-coast swath of the United States. A total solar eclipse happens when the moon passes between the earth and the sun, completely blotting out the sunlight.

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Six must-watch celestial events you shouldn’t miss this August

The month of August will see some spectacular celestial shows. Right from meteor showers to the once-in-lifetime total solar eclipse, it is going to be one hell of a show this month.

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Solar eclipse to darken parts of India, Indonesia on Wednesday: All you need to know

Millions in Indonesia prepare to witness the full solar eclipse on Wednesday, despite fears of cloudy weather.

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Total solar eclipse will occur on March 20

From any given place on the Earth, the total eclipse can be seen for a maximum of 2 minutes and 50 seconds.

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Total solar eclipse wows millions

People burst into an applause as darkness descended soon after sunrise as the moon came in between the earth and the the longest total solar eclipse of the century.

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India to witness 21st century’s longest eclipse

A long wait by sky gazers to look at a rare celestial event will end on Wednesday when the longest total solar eclipse of the 21st century will be seen.

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Earth’s gravity may drop slightly on during total solar eclipse

A team of Chinese scientists is planning to conduct a once-in-a-century experiment which would test the controversial theory that gravity drops slightly during a total eclipse.