Total Solar Eclipse 2017 Guide

Couple Sues Amazon Over Bad Eclipse Glasses

In court papers filed in federal court this week, Thomas Corey Payne and Kayla Harris of Charleston said they began experiencing the symptoms after viewing the total solar eclipse Aug. 21 using glasses purchased on Amazon.

Eclipse Crowds Doubled Wyoming's Population
The least populated state in the nation has seen total eclipses befo…
Donate Eclipse Glasses to Kids Around the World
Astronomers Without Borders will gladly give your used eclipse glass…
The Cosmic Weirdness of Solar Eclipse Totality

Darkness comes to the Volunteer State.

The Best Solar Eclipse Photos From the Internet
Not everyone could travel to the thin band of totality. Luckily, the…
You Will Be Able to See Four Planets During the Total Solar Eclipse

When the shadow of totality falls upon the land, the stars and planets will come out in the darkened sky.

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Watch the Total Solar Eclipse Live Right Here

Slooh will be streaming all day as the shadow moves across the USA.

The Shadow of the Moon Will Cross the Earth Today

The total solar eclipse is finally upon us.

The Eclipse Hunters
Monday's total eclipse will be the first for many Americans. A hardcore group of enthusiasts, who structure their lives around the phen…
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Want to See the Solar Eclipse? Here's Where the Weather Will Be Best

Warning: Some areas can expect to see a few showers and thunderstorms.

Man Who Suffered Permanent Eye Damage During 1962 Solar Eclipse Is Warning Others

He's speaking out to make sure people don't make the same mistake he did.

One Day, Many Years From Now, Total Solar Eclipses Will No Longer Be Possible

The moon is slowly moving away from the Earth, and one distant day, it will be too small to block the sun entirely.

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Here's How to Tell if You Accidentally Bought Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses

Doctors are warning consumers to check before they buy.

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A State-By-State Eclipse Viewing Guide

The total solar eclipse is cutting a narrow path across the U.S. on August 21. These are the best places to see it.

The Eclipse Won't Be Just Breathtaking. It'll Also Be an Incredible Opportunity for Science

After thousands of years of research, solar eclipses still have a lot to teach us.

WWII Vet and Son Who Missed 1979 Eclipse Are Ready for 2017

Gene Brick, 92, gets another chance to see history.

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Make This DIY Pinhole Viewer To See the Eclipse

Two cans of Pringles and a magnifying glass are all you need.

Watching the Eclipse? Don't Expect to Use Your Cell Phone

Those preparing to stream the phenomenon may be disappointed.

This Easy Tool Shows You How Much of the Solar Eclipse You'll See

Just enter your zip code to find out!

NASA Needs Your Help During the Eclipse

NASA wants you to download its app and report weather changes during the eclipse. For science.

This Eclipse Will Be My 23rd. I Can't Wait.
After seeing his first eclipse in 1991, David Makepeace has traveled the world to relive the experience. This year's eclipse will be hi…
How To Take Amazing Photos of the Solar Eclipse

Taking a photo of the Sun is difficult enough. Throw in some once-in-a-lifetime celestial mechanics and the challenge is multiplied.

The Best Gear You'll Need to Watch This Summer's Solar Eclipse

A once-in-a-lifetime solar event is crossing North America on August 21. Make sure you're prepared.

17 Solar Eclipses That Changed the World

For millennia, humans have used solar eclipses to learn about the universe. We are still learning.

Newest USPS Forever Stamp Features Total Solar Eclipse

These special solar eclipse stamps are on sale today.

Get Ready for the Total Solar Eclipse With These Viewing Tips

How to see Bailey's Beads, the diamond ring, and maybe even the elusive shadow bands.

Get Ready for the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21

A chance to see the sun in a whole new light.

You Can Livestream August's Total Solar Eclipse—But You Shouldn't
Balloons across the country equipped with a myriad of cameras will livestream the historic eclipse, but you should travel to see it any…
In August 2017, America Will See Its First Total Solar Eclipse Since 1979

Start making travel plans, because you're not going to want to miss this one.