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  • View solar eclipse at American Legion Park

    August 18, 2017 4:15 PM 11

    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 52

    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 50

    (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 18

    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 33

    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 34

    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 29

    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

  • Trump rages at leaks. But they could be our only hope for getting at the truth

    August 8, 2017 6:28 PM 12

    The New York Times has published a draft of an “alarming” government report on climate change, reporting that scientists involved are concerned the Trump administration might try to change or suppress it. The Times reports that the draft concludes that human activity is the primary cause of climate change and that Americans are already feeling its effects

  • Image: Prometheus and the Ghostly F Ring

    August 8, 2017 10:50 AM 22

    A group of astronomers led by Javier Lorenzo of the University of Alicante, Spain, has discovered that the binary star system HD 64315 is more complex than previously thought. The new study reveals that HD 64315 contains ... Before the year is out, the long awaited debut launch of the triple barreled Falcon Heavy rocket may at last be in sight says SpaceX

  • Want To Watch The Eclipse With Sasquatch? There's A Map For That

    August 7, 2017 8:47 AM 30

    "Sunsquatch" is the only eclipse map a Bigfoot buff really needs. The map’s creator, data visualizer/cartographer Joshua Stevens, isn’t a Bigfoot believer himself, but he had seen so many increasingly specific eclipse-related maps that he took it as a challenge to create a new one. “I thought if eclipse maps were reaching the peak of absurdity, why not raise