I chose this because all sorts of spooky and downright amazing things happen during a solar eclipse, and knowing what to look for makes the experience even better.
An eclipse takes place when Earth or the moon passes through a shadow of another heavenly body.
Maps that show the path of future total solar eclipses of the 21st century. The next solar eclipse will be in 2024.
There are between 2 and 5 solar eclipses every year, each one visible only in a limited area.
The two main categories of eclipses are solar eclipses and lunar eclipses; each has several subcategories. Eclipses occur often, but are commonly visible in only one part of the world, or aren't visible.
A total solar eclipse will take place on Monday, April 8, 2024, visible across North America. In the United States, totality will be visible through the states of Texas, Arkansas , Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, and Indiana.
A solar eclipse is awe-inspiring, and the temptation to look at the source of the spectacle can be overwhelming. Solar astronomers and ophthalmologists warn that that's a mistake that can render you permanently blind.
Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe inspiring sigh
I chose this connection because the title of the song is eclipse and it was talking about it in the lyrics.
Today, a solar eclipse may be a thing of beauty, but it historically has caused panic around the world. It caused people to believe that the world was ending.
Dr. Jacob Chung, Chief of Ophthalmology at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center explains why you shouldn't look up at the sun during a solar eclipse (or ever). It can cause you to go permanently blind.