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2008 Live from China Webcast Preview (Clip)
Date: July 19, 2008
Running Time: 00:01:09

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An Exploratorium and NASA Sun-Earth Connection Education Forum Event

Overnight eclipse viewing party at Exploratorium begins July 31, 2008 at 9pm. and continues through Friday, August 1 in the wee hours.

San Francisco's Exploratorium brings its fifth eclipse expedition team to remote Xinjiang Province in Northwestern China, very close to the Mongolian border, where the Exploratorium will webcast a total solar eclipse live to the world. Spend the Night at the Exploratorium! See the eclipse in person live at the Exploratorium. Pack your sleeping bag and camp out on the museum floor for an overnight eclipse party...or come to the viewing party in Second Life and enjoy the live webcast, exhibits, and music.

Since 1998, the Exploratorium has brought live coverage of total eclipses to audiences worldwide. Watch our archived webcasts of these awe-inspiring events.

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2016 Total Solar Eclipse: Live from Micronesia (Webcast)
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2016 Total Solar Eclipse: Telescope-Only (Webcast)
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2008 Live from China Program (Clip)
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On August 1, 2008, a total solar eclipse occurred as the new moon moved directly betwe ...
 
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