ALL ABOUT SOLAR ECLIPSES
AND THE 2017 SOLAR ECLIPSE IN GEORGIA
WEB RESOURCES GENERAL
NEW!! Vox has just published an excellent interactive solar eclipse tool. Enter your Zip code in the yellow box to see a time lapse graphic showing how the eclipse will look like at your location. You can also use a similar interactive tool on the Space.com website or installing their "Eclipse Safari" app.
*2017 Total Eclipse of the Sun in Georgia - by Fred Espenak
* A Guide to Viewing the 2017 Solar Eclipse - by Astronomy Connect
* A Site to Behold - by Rob Stinnett
** Includes Rob's very unique offer to send you FREE eclipse glasses!
* All American Total Solar Eclipse - by the National Science Teachers Association
* American Astronomical Society - Solar Eclipse Across America
* AAS mini-grants program - Under Represented Groups can apply for grants to develop eclipse programs! (deadline 1/13/17)
* American Eclipse USA - great solar eclipse website by Jay Ryan
* Being In The Shadow - Excellent website by Dr. Kate Russo about the eclipse experience.
* CNBC - Why the solar eclipse is so important
* Dyer Observatory, Vanderbilt University - Excellent info on how to observe the eclipse
* Earth Sky - 11/6/16 webpage - Total eclipse of sun, August 21, 2017
* Eclipse2017.org - Dan McGlaun's excellent solar eclipse website!
* Eclipse Chasers - Source Weekly, by Renee Alexander
* Eclipse-Chasers.com - By Bill Kramer
* Eclipse Guy - David Makepeace's website
* Eclipseophile - Weather and Climate for Georgia and the Carolinas
* Exploratorium - Live stream of the 2017 Eclipse
* Lookout Observatory, University of Asheville
* MrEclipse.com - The ultimate resource for Eclipse photography, by Fred Espenak
* National Geographic - How to see it
* NOAA 2017 eclipse webpage (National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration)
* Pinterest - 2017 Eclipse
* ScienceNews - Astronomers prepare for 2017 solar eclipse spectacle
* SPACE.com - Total Solar Eclipse: when, where and how to see it. By Mike Wall.
Eclipse Data Sheet for Clayton GA - By the U.S. Naval Observatory
* Webinars- list of solar eclipse webcasts, by NASA's NSO Team
* Wikipedia - Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017
* Working Group on Solar Eclipses, by Jay M. Pasachoff, Chairman
SOLAR ECLIPSE ARTICLES (Newspapers, Magazines)
* Astronomy Magazine
* Atlanta Journal & Constitution
* The Huffington Post
* The Washington Post
* USA TODAY
SOLAR ECLIPSE BOOKS AND LITERATURE
* Road Atlas for The Total Solar Eclipse of 2017, by Fred Espenak
SOLAR ECLIPSE DEFINITIONS
SOLAR ECLIPSE GEAR AND ACCESSORIES
* Amazon.com webpage (NOTE: It's very important that you have protective eye wear to avoid damagig your eyes!
SOLAR ECLIPE PHOTOGRAPHY
* B&H Photography - Mark Your Calendars: North American Solar Eclipse
* Eclipse Photographs - by Miloslav Druckmuller
* Solar Eclipse photographs - by Google Images
SOLAR ECLIPSE TRAINING & EDUCATION
* National Solar Observatory - A monthly solar eclipse webcast on the second Tuesday of each month, 4pm EST.
PreK-12 educators can register online for this free workshop to be held at the Museum of Aviation, Robins AFB, Warner Robbins GA on 5/20/17.
SOLAR ECLIPSE VIDEOS
* 11 Alive News, Atlanta GA - EXCELLENT video by Chief Meteorologist, Chris Holcomb, explaining the solar eclipse and its impact on Georgia
*CBS News, 2/26/79 - Walter Cronkite report on the 1979 solar eclipse
* Eclipse Animations - By Dr. Patricia Reiff, Rice University Space Institute
* Eclipse Humor: funny, but informative video by Paul Eyler
* Georgia's Total Eclipse of the Sun, August 21, 2017 - excellent video showing the sun's appearance throughout the State during the eclipse.
* Great American Eclipse of 2017, a presentation by Fred Espenak
* NASA - Tracing The 2017 Solar Eclipse - An outstanding visualization narrated by Ernie Wright. (Click the "go" button at bottom of image)
* Simulation of the eclipse near Hopkinsville, Kentucky
* The Great American Eclipse 2017: path & timetable by Michael Zeiler
* The Weather Channel: 12/23/16 video
* Total Eclipse in Micronesia, 3/9/16: feel the excitement!
* Total solar eclipse over Georgia on August 21, 2017: Excellent video by Michael Zeiler
Page updated 7/31/17
Solar Eclipse 2017
City of Clayton, Rabun County Georgia