March 18, 2019

Astronomy Video of the Week: Chasing Shadows

An animation of the March 20th 2015 total solar eclipse

Credit: NASA/GSFC/A.T. Sinclair.

Have you ever seen a total solar eclipse? Perhaps youíve seen a partial solar eclipse as the Moon takes a bite out of the Sun. But true umbraphiles will tell you that itís just not the same as standing in the shadow of the Moon during totality. [Read more...]