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Observing Eclipses

Learn more about eclipses of the sun and moon, and how to observe them.

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Eclipse 2017: How to View the Total Eclipse

Practical advice about what to look for when the Moon covers the Sun on August 21. Read more ›

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Eclipse 2017: Enjoying the Partial Eclipse

Even if you can’t travel to the centre line, there’s still something to see. Read more ›

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Eclipse 2017: The Celestial Shadow Show

What will cause the Sun to black out on August 21 and why doesn’t it happen everywhere? Read more ›

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Editor’s Report: Eclipse Reality Versus Eclipse Hype

The big day is nearly here, but can the August total eclipse live up to expectations? Read more ›

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Eclipse 2017: Waiting for the Big One

Put yourself in the path of the Moon’s shadow for this year’s most exciting astronomical show. Read more ›

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A Morning Lunar Eclipse

For a brief time, the full Moon turned red before sunrise on April 4. Read more ›

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A Clear Shot at a Partial Eclipse

The Sun and Moon defy the clouds to put on a show. Read more ›

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A Sunrise Partial Eclipse

A solar spectacle starts the day for observers in eastern Canada. Read more ›

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