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Girls just wanna have sun: Confessions of a compulsive solar eclipse chaser

3 years agoArts / Museums : Beyond Bones

As a veteran eclipse chaser, I’ve seen eight solar eclipses in trips that have taken me around the world. Why travel to the ends of the Earth for an event lasting only a few minutes, you ask? Astronomical objects lie far away and change very little from night to night or even from year to [...]
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Sun, moon and Earth line up for spectacular 'Ring of Fire'

Arts / Photography : PhotoBlog on msnbc.com (3 years ago)

This event held special significance for American skywatchers: It marked the first time in 18 years that an annular solar eclipse could be seen from the United States. Such eclipses occur when the moon is too far away in its ellipti... Read Post

First Images of a Solar Eclipse in Another Solar System

Odd : Neatorama (5 years ago)

(YouTube Link) Epsilon Aurigae is about 2,000 light years from earth. Every 27 years, it darkens for two years. With the use of advanced thermal imaging technology, astronomers now think that this event is a solar eclipse: The eclip... Read Post

Best Solar Eclipse Footage Capturing the 'Ring of Fire' in the Sky (VIDEO)

Lifestyle : The Stir By CafeMom: News & Views (3 years ago)

Post by Adriana Velez Did you catch the annular solar eclipse this weekend? The new moon passed between Earth and the sun and blocked most of the sun's disk. That's what makes this eclipse different from a "total" eclipse of the sun... Read Post


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