the solar eclipse is a part of history that not every one gets to witness, but if you look at the solar eclipse you can damage your eyes permanently. that is why they make special sun glasses so you can look at it. the solar eclipse is when the moon goes in front of the sun blocking the suns ray from casting a shadow on earth.
Solar eclipses happen when the Moon moves between Sun and Earth, blocking the Sun's rays from casting a shadow on earth. The first solar eclipse that was recorded was 1375 B.C.
The solar eclipse i very rare. The last time that a solar eclipse happen was 1935. The next time that a solar eclipse will happen is 2206.