ALL ABOUT SOLAR ECLIPSES

AND THE 2017 SOLAR ECLIPSE IN GEORGIA

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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


​* 6 Best Places to see the 20176 Solar Eclipse in Georgia


* 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)


​* AmericanEclipse.org website


* American Eclipse USA - great solar eclipse website by Jay Ryan 


ars TECHNICA webpage


Being In The Shadow - Excellent website by Dr. Kate Russo about the eclipse experience.


* CNBC - Why the solar eclipse is so important


C/NET webpage


* 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


* Eclipse Over Georgia Facebook Page


EclipseWise.com​​


* Exploratorium - Live stream of the 2017 Eclipse


* Go See The Eclipse - Georgia


Great American Eclipse


* How you can do science during the Great American Eclipse


* Lookout Observatory, University of Asheville


* MrEclipse.com - The ultimate resource for Eclipse photography, by Fred Espenak


NASA Total Eclipse Website


NASA Visualization Studio


National Eclipse


* National Geographic - How to see it


Newser article, 10/22/16


NOAA 2017 eclipse webpage (National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration)


Pinterest - 2017 Eclipse


​* ScienceNews - Astronomers prepare for 2017 solar eclipse spectacle


* Shadow and Substance, August 21, 2017 - An excellent visualization of the sun/moon appearance as the eclipse progresses. Included is a presentation for Georgia,  by Larry Koehn


Sky & Telescope webpage


SPACE.com - Total Solar Eclipse: when, where and how to see it. By Mike Wall.​​


Telescope.com Solar Eclipse Page


* The American Eclipse Traffic Jam??


U.S. Navy Astronomical Applications Dept. 

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


* Williams College Solar Eclipse Expeditions


* Working Group on Solar Eclipses, by Jay M. Pasachoff, Chairman


SOLAR ECLIPSE  ARTICLES (Newspapers, Magazines)

* Astronomy Magazine

        -  8/5/14 article by Michael Bakich

     - 12/2/16 - Eclipse blogs


* Atlanta Journal & Constitution

        - 8/23/14 article by Kimberly Miller


* AJC.COM

     - 12/27/16 article by Hope Philbrick

     - 12/28/16 article by Theresa Seiger


* The Huffington Post

​        - 9/02/16 article by David Freeman


* The Washington Post

        - 10/14/16 article by Nancy Szokan


* USA TODAY

     - 8/21/16 article by Doyle Rice



SOLAR ECLIPSE BOOKS AND LITERATURE

Amazon.com books


Road Atlas for The Total Solar Eclipse of 2017, by Fred Espenak


SOLAR ECLIPSE DEFINITIONS

Eclipse

* Penumbra

* Solar Eclipse

* Totality

Umbra

Umbraphile


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. 


Workshop: NASA Optics and the Path of Totality 

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


Exploratorium - Live Stream of the Eclipse


* 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


How to View The Total Eclipse of the Sun


* 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


Space Video of umbra crossing the United States


* 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, 2017Excellent video by Michael Zeiler


* You Tube - by IDG.tv​​




Page updated 7/31/17


​​​​​​​​Solar Eclipse 2017

City of Clayton, Rabun County Georgia