Eclipse occur because the sun is 400 times bigger than the moon. But at the same time they are 400 times farther away. So that makes the moon look like it is as big as the sun but it's not. I chose this article because it explains to me why eclipse happen.
A solar eclipse happens when there a new moon. Everyone in the U.S. will see at least a partial solar eclipse. The first place to experience the solar eclipse would be Oregon. I chose this article because the black lines on the map made me wonder why is there so many lines with dates.
Everyone in the world can see the solar eclipse from anywhere. A solar eclipse is when the moon is between the sun and the earth. The last time the U.S saw a full solar eclipse was the year 1979. I chose this article because it gave me very interesting facts that I never knew before.
This article told me that solar eclipse only happen 2-5 times a year. you should never look at the eclipse unless it's a full solar eclipse because the sun can damage your eye sight if it's not a full solar eclipse. During a full solar eclipse, the immediate area dark and air temperatures drop. i chose this article because it showed me pictures of three types of solar eclipse and that looked cool to me.