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Solar Eclipse 2017 in Idaho: Totality From Rexburg
Space.com's Calla Cofield is headed to Rexburg, Idaho to witness the total solar eclipse in a small town.
19/08/2017
How to View a Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Eyes
Here are guidelines for watching the Aug. 21, 2017 total solar eclipse, including when it is safe to remove your eclipse glasses.
19/08/2017
How Long Will the 2017 Solar Eclipse Last? Depends Where You Are
The total phase of the solar eclipse of Aug. 21 will last a maximum of 2 minutes and 40 seconds for observers on the ground. Here's how long it will last at various points along the totality path — and why total solar eclipses are so brief.
19/08/2017
Solar Eclipse 2017 in Carbondale: Space.com is at the Crossroads
Space.com's Tariq Malik hits the road to Carbondale with Live Science's Denise Chow to cover the celestial event of the year, if not the century.
19/08/2017
Get Ready for Major Traffic Jams During the 2017 Solar Eclipse
Millions of Americans are expected to travel to see the total solar eclipse that will cross the continental U.S. on Aug. 21, 2017. The event could create one of the worst traffic days in the nation’s history.
19/08/2017
Solar Eclipse 2017: Traffic and Weather Forecasts for States in Totality
Don’t miss the 2017 total solar eclipse because you’re stuck in traffic outside the path of totality or blanketed by a canopy of clouds.
19/08/2017
Total Solar Eclipse Could Cost US Nearly $700 Million in Lost Productivity
The total solar eclipse of 2017 could cost U.S. companies nearly $700 million in lost productivity on Monday (Aug. 21) when workers pause to watch the moon block the sun.
19/08/2017
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: When, Where and How to See It (Safely)
On Aug. 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will darken the skies from Oregon to South Carolina. Here's what you need to know about this rare celestial show.
19/08/2017
Total Solar Eclipse Aug. 21, 2017: Live Webcasts from NASA & More
NASA will follow the total solar eclipse live Aug. 21 as it crosses the United States from ground, aircraft, balloon and spacecraft, beginning at 12 p.m. EDT (1600 GMT).
19/08/2017
Bonnie Tyler Will Sing 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' During the Actual Total Solar Eclipse
Total eclipse of the heart, meet a total eclipse of the sun: Bonnie Tyler's iconic hit from the 80s is about to be in the right place at the right cosmic time.
19/08/2017
Music for a Solar Eclipse: Kronos Quartet Will Serenade the Event in Real Time
The Aug. 21 total solar eclipse will have musical accompaniment at the Exploratorium science museum in San Francisco, featuring the acclaimed Kronos Quartet.
19/08/2017
50 Years of Solar Eclipses from Space In Astronaut Photos
See amazing photos of solar eclipses from space as seen by astronauts and cosmonauts over the last 50 years.
19/08/2017
Here's What It's Like to Be the Planetary Protection Officer at NASA
John Rummel, a biology professor at East Carolina University, reflects on his experiences as NASA's planetary protection officer, a job that requires a lot of science, but no alien combat.
19/08/2017
Turn Your Smartphone into an Eclipse Tool Kit with Essential Apps
With the right apps installed, your smartphone or tablet can be a powerful tool for planning and enjoying the Great American Solar Eclipse.
19/08/2017
How Astronomers Use Eclipses to Discover Alien Worlds
Imagine you attached keen instruments to a telescope and you rocketed a few light-years away from the solar system. And instead of observing the sun-moon eclipse, you stared at the sun as the Earth meandered in its orbit.
19/08/2017
NASA's Parker Probe Will Explore The Sun's Hellish Atmosphere in 2018
During the total solar eclipse, skywatchers can see the corona: the hellish, mysterious outer atmosphere that NASA plans to probe in 2018.
19/08/2017
Cassini-Huygens: Exploring Saturn's System
The mission is still sending back data and fueling new discoveries — for a few more months, until it plunges into the ringed planet.
18/08/2017
Here's a Weather Update for Solar Eclipse Day (Aug. 21, 2017)
With eclipse day fast approaching, many are obviously concerned about how the weather will impact their viewing. Here's how it's looking for locations all along the path.
18/08/2017
Space.com Remembers Bruno Gulotta, Friend and Colleague Killed in Barcelona Attack
Bruno Gulotta, 35, an employee of Tom's Hardware Italy, owned by Space.com parent company Purch, was on holiday in Barcelona, Spain, when he was struck and killed by a van that also took the lives of 13 others and injured more than 100.
18/08/2017
Voyager at 40: 40 Photos from NASA's Epic 'Grand Tour' Mission
NASA's epic Voyager mission began on Aug. 20, 1977, with the launch of the Voyager 2 probe. Space.com has selected 40 great Voyager photos to celebrate the mission's 40th anniversary.
18/08/2017