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Get Ready For The 2017 Solar Eclipse: Protect Your Eyes

August 2017 — Later this month, an astronomical event will be viewable in the United States that hasn’t occurred here for nearly 100 years: a total solar eclipse. On August 21, the moon will shade virtually the entire sun over a

Protect Your Eyes While You Watch The Solar Eclipse

On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse (meaning the sun will be completely blocked by the moon for almost three minutes) will pass through 14 states from Oregon to South Carolina. Dubbed the “Great American Eclipse,” the celestial event is highly anticipated, not having occurred in

How To Tell If Watching The Eclipse Damaged Your Eyes

Crowds gathered to watch the solar eclipse at Saluki Stadium on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill. Scott Olson/Getty Images Less than an hour after the Great American Eclipse completed its coast-to-coast show on Monday, people’s fascination with