Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Live from the USA
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On August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will occur over North America. The Exploratorium will bring live images of the sun during the eclipse from the path of totality.
Dr. Paul Doherty demonstrates how the sun will burn a hole in your retina if you don't take the proper precautions when viewing a solar eclipse.
Exploratorium physicist Paul Doherty illuminates the mysteries of the Earth's magnetosphere and related space weather.
Check out this D.I.Y. video on how to build your own sun viewer using items that you may have lying around your house.
This hands-on science video explains Einstein's light-bending concept using nothing more than a wine glass and an LED light representing a star.
There are many ways that you can safely enjoy a partial or total solar eclipse using items from around your house!
Learn how to cast images of the sun using nothing more than a piece of paper and your hands!
by Emma Bailey • February 17, 2016
Get ready for the upcoming total solar eclipse with five facts about this amazing astronomical phenomena.
by Emma Bailey • February 22, 2016
The total solar eclipse is happening Tuesday, March 8, 2016 PST. Here's how to throw an out-of-this-world viewing party.
This webcast was made possible through generous grants from NASA.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration under Grant No. NNX16AB96A issued through the Science Education Mission Directorate.
We are proud to work with the following organizations to bring you this webcast: The Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission, Magnetic Image Video, and Oceanside Photo & Telescope.
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