‘A primal experience’: Americans dazzled by solar eclipse


Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century.

Our hunt for solar eclipse viewing glasses

Science Central has run out of solar eclipse viewing glasses and viewing cards for the second time. However, you can still buy some if you renew or sign up for a membership. With only a weekend that separates us from the solar eclipse are there any of these glasses still in Fort Wayne?

IPFW to host solar eclipse viewing party

The viewing party will take place on the lawn between Kettler Hall and Neff Hall from 1 to 4 p.m., with 2:25 p.m. being the time to see the maximum of the eclipse.

Solar Eclipse Facts

This short video from CBS News provides some facts on what to expect on August 21.

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