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For the Love of Everything (Especially Your Eyes), Don't Look Directly at the Solar Eclipse

It's almost time to watch the skies go dark and see the solar eclipse unfold on Aug. 21. But if you're preparing to watch the solar eclipse, make sure to buy the right solar eclipse glasses and to follow NASA's safety tips - if not, an Oregon man who looked at the 1963 solar eclipse directly and is now partially blind in one eye says you could end up like him. Louis Tomososki, now 71, says he watched the 1963 solar eclipse outside of his high school when he was 16-years-old.
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