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Williamstown: Professor granted $25K for solar eclipse expedition

Berkshire Eagle (subscription) - ‎5 hours ago‎
WILLIAMSTOWN >> Williams College Professor Jay Pasachoff has received a grant of $25,000 from the National Geographic Society for his expedition to view the total solar eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017. This eclipse will be the first with a path of totality to ...
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The solar eclipse is more than year away but it's already a tourism boom

News & Observer - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
This March 9, 2016 file photo shows a total solar eclipse in Belitung, Indonesia. Hotel rooms already are going fast in states along the path of next year's solar eclipse. The total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, will be the first in the mainland U.S ...
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Great American Eclipse: Where To Best Watch The Total Solar Eclipse Of 2017

Tech Times - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
A solar eclipse takes place when the moon gets between Earth and the sun, casting a shadow over the planet. A total solar eclipse back in 1860 first shed light on this rare sighting, giving scientists the first documented look at a coronal mass ...

NASA has mapped every eclipse that will occur for the next 1000 years

Vox - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
NASA knows that on January 27, in the year 2837, a total solar eclipse will pass over southern Mexico. If the onlookers (our descendants or our conquering alien overlords) are lucky, and it's a clear day, they'll see something like this - a show that ...
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Total solar eclipse in US in 2017 already fueling tourism

Santa Fe New Mexican - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
A total solar eclipse is seen March 9 in Belitung, Indonesia. Hotel rooms already are going fast in Wyoming and other states along the path of next year's solar eclipse. The total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, will be the first in the mainland U.S ...

Arkansas professor prepares for next year's solar eclipse

Washington Times - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - A total solar eclipse is set to cross the United States on Aug. 21, 2017. It's an event NASA has already started preparing for - with help from Tillman Kennon, associate chair of Arkansas State University's Department of ...
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SunEdison's solar eclipse doesn't mean renewables are unsustainable

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
SunEdison is majority-owned by Kawa Capital Management, a Miami-based asset management firm that acquired assets of an insolvent German solar company three years ago. Conergy completed almost 500 megawatts of solar plants last year generating ...

ETN SPECIAL REPORT Special for astronomy tourists: Annular solar eclipse observed from Africa

eTurboNews - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
From August 27 to September 3, visitors to Africa will get a unique chance to view and observe this wonder of nature - an annular solar eclipse whose shadow will cut across the African sky, starting from the Atlantic Ocean to the west, moving across ...
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Book your hotel for next year's total solar eclipse

Centre Daily Times - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
A total solar eclipse was visible on March 9, 2016, in Belitung, Indonesia. Hotel rooms already are going fast in Wyoming and other U.S.

Solar Eclipse: 9 Strange Things That Can Happen During An Eclipse

info-europa - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Solar eclipse may bring a lot of astronomers and even ordinary people in wonder but not everyone may have been enthralled because an eclipse is still believed by some to bring bad luck.
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SunEdison bankruptcy: Is India's sunrise sector staring at another Enron?

Economic Times - ‎May 4, 2016‎
It grew way too fast, burnt way too much money binging on frenetic buildouts and buyouts for over two years which saw them shop for wind farms and solar parks in every continent expect Antarctica with the underlying assumption that the party will last ...

Science Meets Art With Entrancing Photos of Evaporated Petrol

Visual News - ‎May 4, 2016‎
The series looks like photos shot by NASA during the last solar eclipse. The galactic feel of the images was the inspiration for the name;the corona is the outer atmosphere of the sun, which is only visible during a total solar eclipse. (And just in ...
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Council set to vote on new eclipse fest funding

Casper Star-Tribune Online - ‎May 2, 2016‎
The shape of a solar eclipse is seen in May 2012, in a lens reflection to the left of the sun in Casper. The image was caused by the intense sunlight reflecting on glass elements inside the camera.

Mysterious radar echoes in the sky explained?

Science Magazine - ‎3 hours ago‎
Then there's the fact that they weaken during a solar eclipse and strengthen during a solar flare. All this points to the sun as a possible trigger, but exactly how isn't clear, Oppenheim says.

The solar eclipsed scratched my unborn

Times of India (blog) - ‎9 hours ago‎
When I was expecting my daughter, it happened to be a solar eclipse. I could agree to the advice of harmful rays being abound at that point and hence not to eat anything etc.

Editorial: Scenic byway, total eclipse, will lure tourists (copy)

Corvallis Gazette Times - ‎17 hours ago‎
... path of what should be a spectacular total eclipse of the sun. (The big date, by the way, is Aug. 21, 2017.) In the mid-valley, totality will last about two minutes.
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Nasa Says It Knows About Every Eclipse for the Next 1000 Years

NDTV - ‎May 2, 2016‎
"Nasa knows that on January 27, in the year 2837, a total solar eclipse will pass over southern Mexico. If the onlookers are lucky and it is a clear day, they will see a show that has captivated people on this planet for as long as we have been on ...

Eclipse draws tourists to totality

New Zealand Herald - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the mainland US in almost four decades. A national astronomy convention has reserved Casper's largest hotel.

Illinois eclipse still a while away, but excitement building

WLDS-WEAI News - ‎May 4, 2016‎
If you want to see a total solar eclipse in Illinois in 2017, you might want to start making plans now. That was the message this morning from Bob Baer, who is co-chairing an eclipse committee at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale for the ...
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