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The Great Solar Eclipse of 2017

Millions of people will view this spectacular event in person. Will you be one of them?

The Great American Eclipse

In advance of the big solar eclipse on August 21, author and journalist David Baron talks about his new book American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World

August 8, 2017 — David Baron and Steve Mirsky

Science in a Moon Shadow

The rare spectacle of a total solar eclipse has given scientists throughout history fleeting opportunities to delve into everything from the sun’s chemistry to Einsteinian relativity to Earth’s place in the solar system.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on August 16, 2017. It is a Nature Video production.

August 16, 2017 — Nature Video
The Great Solar Eclipse of 2017

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