1. An eclipse takes place when one heavenly body such as a moon or planet moves into the shadow of another heavenly body. There are two types of eclipses on Earth: an eclipse of the moon and an eclipse of the sun.
2. After Aug. 21 passes, the next total solar eclipse visible from Earth will pass through parts of South America and the South Pacific July 2, 2019
3. Most calendar years have 2 solar eclipses. The maximum number of solar eclipses that can take place in the same year is 5, but this is rare.
4. Solar eclipses can take on a few different forms, namely Partial Solar Eclipses, Annular Solar Eclipses and Total Solar Eclipses.
5. Because of Indiana's view, they will have a total eclipse. But in the year 2017 they will not have a total eclipse.
6. Some dangers of looking at a solar eclipse is you can go completely blind, it can damage your smart phone. A way to prevent damage is to use special protection sun glasses.
7. The only safe way to look directly at the total eclipse or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as “eclipse glasses”.
8. One music connection is the song by Bonnie Tyler named "Total Eclipse of the Heart" this song implies that her heart was completely full of love towards another person.
9. Another connection is this song by Klaus Nomi, he was mostly known for his awkward hair cut and lipstick. But was also known for a very famous song of his called "Total Eclipse".