Where you can watch a livestream of the solar eclipse


Don't live near the path of totality? No problem! You can livestream the big event. If you will be outside the path of totality, stuck inside at work, or under overcast skies for Monday's total solar eclipse, it doesn't mean you need to miss the celestial show. There will be plenty

What happens in Earth’s atmosphere during an eclipse?


Using smartphones and radio kits, researchers will track changes in how radio waves travel through the ionosphere As the moon’s shadow races across North America on August 21, hundreds of radio enthusiasts will turn on their receivers — rain or shine. These observers aren’t after the sun. They’re interested in a

A guide to the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21

Solar Eclipse

Nature’s most powerful and most misunderstood science event Think you’ve seen an eclipse of the Sun? You haven’t. Perhaps you remember some solar eclipse glasses being passed around while you stood outside your school or office, and maybe the light went a bit funny.What you saw was a partial eclipse, which