An eclipse is when the moon casts a shadow onto the earth by blocking the sun.
The next total solar eclipse happens August 21, 2017 in the US.
There are between 2 to 5 solar eclipses that take place each year.
There are two primary types of eclipse, a Lunar Eclipse and Solar Eclipse. There are four different types solar eclipses. Total Solar Eclipse, Partial Solar Eclipse, Annular Solar Eclipse, and the Hybrid Solar Eclipse. There are also four types of lunar eclipses. Total Lunar Eclipse, Partial Lunar Eclipse, Penumbral Lunar Eclipse, and the Total Penumbral Lunar Eclipse.
Yes, Indiana will get to see a total eclipse in 2024 if the weather is good.
The dangers of looking at the sun with the naked are are that the sun is too powerful for your eyes, and if you stare at it too long it can cause blindness.
Always use solar eclipse glasses while watching the eclipse to protect your eyes. Make sure to use a safe solar filter to view the eclipse. Always check to make sure your solar eclipse glasses don't have puncture holes or scratches to ensure the safety of your eyes.
The song Dancing in the Dark by Bruce Springsteen can be connected with the eclipse because once the moon covers the sun it is dark.
This movie can be connected with the eclipse because when the moon covers the sun it is pitch black outside.
Be careful while viewing the eclipse because the sun can burn your eyes and cause blindness. I chose this link to warn people about the effects the eclipse.
Eclipses were viewed as omens of doom in past cultures. The Chinese thought it could be several things, but the most common belief was that a dragon had eaten the sun.
The ancient Greeks believed that a solar eclipse was a sign of angry gods and that it was the beginning of disasters and destruction.