1. A solar eclipse is when the moon blocks the sun for up 3 hours.
3. Solar eclipses occur 2 to 5 times a year in certain areas at a time.
4. There are 4 types of eclipses which include Hybrid, Partial, Annular, and Total
5. Indiana will have a total eclipse in Indianapolis and everywhere else is close to a total eclipse but not total.
7. The only safe way to view the solar eclipse is through special glasses such as eclipse glasses.
6. The dangers of looking into the sun include damaging your eye because its dark so your dilated pupil is trying to get in as much light as possible so if the sun comes out it might make you go blind.
8. This song is related to the eclipse because the sun is coming like after the moon moves from in front of the sun.
9. One connection would be Religion because many cultures saw a solar eclipse as demons consuming the sun
10a. Inuit folks thought that Solar Eclipses were when the sun and moon were quarreling.
10b. This song is related because it is about the eclipse.
2. The next total solar eclipse in the US is in 2024. This map shows where all future eclipses in the 21st century will be.
10c. It has been proven false that only humans care about solar eclipses. Horses paw at the ground, hippos become disoriented, pigeons become aggressive and dogs retire to their dog houses.