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  • Moon 'blocks' the sun ahead of solar eclipse in 'out of this world' NASA Twitter stunt

    August 21, 2017 9:05 PM 38

    Views of a solar eclipse from all over the world The eclipse first reached Oregon on the West Coast before moving across a dozen states to South Carolina on the East Coast. People across the world are patiently waiting for the spectacle, which is expected to be the most viewed and photographed eclipse in history. However, overcast weather is likely to obscure

  • Can’t be there? How to watch solar eclipse on TV, online

    August 19, 2017 9:10 AM 7

    If you can’t witness the total solar eclipse in person, you can still see it online or via TV. — NASA will offer hours of coverage online and on NASA Television beginning at noon. It plans livestreaming of the eclipse beginning at 1 p.m. with images from satellites, research aircraft, high-altitude balloons and specially modified telescopes. — CNN coverage

  • NASA shared amazing shots of the Great red spot on Jupiter

    August 19, 2017 4:49 AM 8

    NASA published a photo taken by the “Juno”, which investigated the cloud cover of Jupiter, which shows the Great red spot. “These long-awaited images of the Great red spot of Jupiter is a perfect combination of art and science. We are happy to share with all the beauty and excitement of space science,” according to NASA. “We now have the best photos

  • View solar eclipse at American Legion Park

    August 18, 2017 4:15 PM 8

    CARDINGTON — Those wanting to watch the total solar eclipse Monday can do so at the American Legion Park. It will be visible from 2-3 p.m.. The Food truck will be on site at 11:30 a.m. serving sandwiches, gyros and fries. The last time a total solar eclipse crossed the country from sea to sea was June 8, 1918. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s

  • No glasses? Build your own eclipse-viewing box

    August 18, 2017 4:56 AM 45

    TAMPA (FOX 13) - Solar eclipse glasses have been flying off store shelves and out of eye doctors' offices for over a month in anticipation of Monday's once-in-a-lifetime event. According to eye doctors, staring at the total eclipse of the sun without the proper eye protection can cause permanent damage to the eyes, even if someone stares for only a few seconds

  • If you won't see the total solar eclipse, here's when your next chance will be

    August 18, 2017 1:53 AM 43

    (7th March 1970: Ten separate exposures on a single frame show the phases of a partial solar eclipse in the sky over Washington, DC.Getty Images) Next week's eclipse will be the first to cross the entire continental United States since 1918, however. According to NASA, the total solar eclipse on February 26, 1979 crossed through Washington, Oregon, Idaho

  • Solar Eclipse Viewing Party in Belvidere

    August 17, 2017 4:49 PM 17

    Information regarding the Solar Eclipse viewing party in Belvidere is given. ROCKFORD - Tina Dawson from the Boone County Conservation District discusses the Solar Eclipse viewing party in Belvidere. The event will be held Monday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Spencer Park, and special eclipse glasses will be given to the first 500 people. Food trucks

  • NASA’s Curiosity Rover Captures Photos of Clouds Above Mars

    August 13, 2017 5:28 AM 27

    NASA sent a curiosity mission to study the Mars surface about five years ago. Yesterday, it has sent some photos of the Red Planet in which the clouds are visible. Earlier, other Mars missions have also pointed out the presence of clouds on Mars. But, these recent pictures are quite clear. This curiosity mission is present at 5 degrees north of the Martian

  • Asteroid The Size Of A House To Shave Past Earth In October

    August 11, 2017 6:12 AM 28

    Paris, France: An asteroid the size of a house will shave past Earth at a distance of some 44,000 kilometres (27,300 miles) in October, inside the Moon's orbit, astronomers said Thursday. The space rock will zoom by at an eighth of the distance from the Earth to the Moon -- far enough to just miss our geostationary satellites orbiting at about 36,000 kilometres

  • What the eclipse will look like in your backyard

    August 10, 2017 8:24 PM 24

    Best places to watch the solar eclipse For complete coverage of the Eclipse of the Century, go to cnn.com/eclipse. Watch live, in virtual reality, as the eclipse moves from coast to coast on August 21. (CNN)The eclipse of the century is fast approaching on August 21, and it will be a show for the ages. It has been nearly 100 years since a total eclipse