A video showing the eclipses path across the nation. The article also provides information about the past map making of the eclipses trail. The video speaks of the way the eclipse path is shape and how by using other scientist experiments and results they are able to make a more accurate map. I find this interesting because the information comes from the NASA website so i know it is accurate.
A news report from 1979 about a total solar eclipse. The news report uses live footage of the eclipse and the solar corona is visible. The newscaster speaks of how the next solar eclipse wont be visible for another 38 years from now. I found this interesting because even back then people were excited about a total solar eclipse.
This video shows the whole cycle of an eclipse. The video comes from a total solar eclipse seen in Australia in 2012. A short that the eclipse creates a "diamond ring effect" which indicates the suns shape while being covered up i found this interesting because I have never seen a total solar eclipse and the video gave me a taste of what I will be seeing.
This article demonstrates the proper way to protect yourself and help others protect themselves while watching the eclipse. It explains how to find the proper equipment and how to use it. It also talks about what to do and not to do during the eclipse. I chose this article because I would not like to go blind while watching a great natural happening.
This article explains how total solar eclipse effect animals. The article uses information from several research projects to justify the actions of animals ranging from pigeons to hippos. The article also points out that animals seem too be confused after "episodes". I chose this article cause i find the relationship between animals and natural phenomenons interesting.