Resources

Educational, safety and scientific eclipse resources
As you prepare for 2017 total solar eclipse here in the United States, take this opportunity to learn more about what causes eclipses, what to expect during an eclipse, as well as learn about how to safely view an eclipse.

Educational Resources

NASA – Solar System Exploration Toolkit for 2017 Eclipse – https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/sun/2017eclipse

Mr. Eclipse – History, Photographs and Lots of Background on Eclipses  – http://mreclipse.com/MrEclipse.html

Sky & Telescope’s 2017 Eclipse Portal – http://www.skyandtelescope.com/total-solar-eclipse-august-2017/

Eclipse ’17  USA – http://moonblink.info/Eclipse/eclipse/2017_08_21

NSTA – Solar Science: Exploring Sunspots, Seasons, Eclipses, and Morehttp://www.nsta.org/publications/press/extras/solarscience.aspx

Eclipse Safety Resources

AAS – How to View an Eclipse Safely – https://eclipse.aas.org/eye-safety/safe-viewing

NASA – Eclipse Viewing Safety Guide – https://www.nasa.gov/content/eye-safety-during-a-total-solar-eclipse/

NSTA – An Observer’s Guide to Viewing the Eclipse (PDF) – http://static.nsta.org/extras/solarscience/SolarScienceInsert.pdf