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Jul 29, 2014 11:28 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
On July 26, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) noticed something peculiar about its normally uninterrupted view of the sun -- a chunk was missing. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Charles Q. Choi,
Jupiter's largest moons don't go completely dark when the giant planet blocks their sunlight, astronomers have found.
Nov 3, 2013 02:20 PM ET // AFP
Despite rain and overcast skies residents of southern Gabon got a glimpse Sunday of a total eclipse of the sun, a rare phenomenon also visible in eastern Africa.
Nov 1, 2013 11:22 AM ET // Mike Wall,
The moon will blot out the sun Sunday (Nov. 3) in an eclipse that will be visible from eastern North America to the Middle East.
Oct 18, 2013 11:00 PM ET // Geoff Gaherty, Starry Night Education
The moon will dip through part of Earth's shadow in a partial lunar eclipse on Friday (Oct. 18), but it may be tough to see for skywatchers in North America.
Sep 18, 2012 01:17 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In a wonderful stroke of celestial luck, Mars rover Curiosity was able to observe a partial solar eclipse.
Dec 12, 2012 12:54 PM ET // Trace Dominguez
Even if you weren't in Australia in November of 2012, you can still see the last total eclipse until 2015!
Jun 6, 2012 06:01 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
The Universe has no regard for nations, race or religion. We can all unite to celebrate the passage of a small planet across the face of a star. Our star.
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