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August 21, 2017 1:51 AM Millions Pour Into US Towns In Path Of Total Eclipse

Charleston, United States: On Monday, when a total solar eclipse sweeps across the United States for the first time in 99 years, people gathering in Charleston, South Carolina, will be the last on the continent to experience it. Historic Charleston, with its cobblestone streets and elegant antebellum mansions, was clearly a-bustle on Sunday, in full pre-eclipse 113

August 20, 2017 11:36 PM Andrioid O – Android Oreo – Leaked Images suggest at Oreo

The new leaked image that has been released recently, suggest that the Android O stands for Android Oreo. There have been many speculations till now, regarding the name of the next Android version and Oreo have topped the list of rumored names that people listed for Android O, for a while now. The Android O launch that’s going to take place, today, on August 48

August 20, 2017 11:14 PM In totality's path, eclipse mania overshadows fears of Eclipsemageddon

Joel Achenbach, The Washington Post MADRAS, Ore. - This one's different. This one's somehow bigger and brighter, eclipsing all previous eclipses. There's a total solar eclipse roughly every 18 months somewhere on the Earth, but the United States shares Monday's spectacle with no other country (not for nothing is it branded the Great American Eclipse 143

August 20, 2017 10:02 PM Solar eclipse transforms tiny Oregon town into red hot tourist destination

Madras, pop. 7,000 — dubbed 'Eclipseville' — expects close to 100,000 solar-eclipse visitors On a large map mounted on a barn wall, hundreds of visitors are pushing pins to mark their hometowns. The pins cover the globe, literally from Botswana to Barrie, Ont., which is where Marc Francis sticks his red pin. "I've been studying astronomy for a number 201

August 20, 2017 9:25 PM Before a Solar Eclipse Crosses 14 States, a Great American Road Trip

In Nashville, officials were preparing for a greater number of cars on the road and most concerned about drivers stopping during the total eclipse. “We just hope the citizens don’t cause any obstructions,” said Don Aaron, a public affairs manager at the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department. In Carbondale, where the moon will obscure the sun for more than two and a half minutes 86

August 20, 2017 7:35 PM Eclipse eve: Millions converge across US to see sun go dark

Millions of Americans converged on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the midday sun Monday for a wondrous couple of minutes in the first total solar eclipse to sweep coast to coast in 99 years. Veteran eclipse watchers warned the uninitiated to get ready to be blown away. Planetariums and museums posted 91

August 20, 2017 6:05 PM Photos: The Eclipse Is Coming. Are You Ready?

As Sunday afternoon rolled round, Americans who might normally dread the arrival of another Monday instead busied themselves preparing for the first total coast-to-coast solar eclipse in nearly a century. the locations where the sun will appear to be completely blotted out by the moon, with only a thin corona of light visible. Dozens of festivals and gatherings 133

August 20, 2017 5:35 PM Solar Eclipse: Here’s the Weather Forecast for the Big Day

With a once-in-a-generation celestial event just one day away, the question across the nation is: Will cloud cover get in the "Great American Eclipse" experience? A swath of the United States from stretching coast to coast, from Oregon to South Carolina, will have the chance to see the moon completely cross in front of the sun on Monday. The full eclipse 66

August 20, 2017 3:00 PM Everything to Know About the 2017 Solar Eclipse: Why, When and Where to Check It Out

Unless you've been living under a rock with no WiFi for the past few weeks—and if you have, man, we're jealous—you know there's a total solar eclipse on Monday. It'll be the first to span the U.S. in nearly a century, and people are already going crazy, ordering eclipse glasses en masse, traveling to the best viewing spots and throwing all-day parties 75

August 20, 2017 1:01 PM What Happens to Your Eyes If You Look Directly at the Sun During a Solar Eclipse?

For the first time in U.S. history, a solar eclipse will travel exclusively across America, enabling millions of people to view the moon block out the sun on Aug. 21. But those who watch this rare celestial event need to take precautions, because staring right at the sun can quickly harm your eyes. The path of totality, which is about 70 miles wide, is viewable 78