Your Hotspot for the Solar Eclipse

Monday, August 21 is almost here!

We have your one-stop shop of resources for the big day, for children and adults.

  • The American Astronomical Society has a wealth of knowledge about the eclipse on their site, with a countdown, a map of local events and viewing parties and information on how to photograph the eclipse.

  • Take a look at all of these eclipse activities on Starnet! You can choose which age group you'd like activities for, too.

  • A kid-friendly explanation can be found at NASA's Space Place.

  • NASA's homepage for everything Eclipse 2017 related.

  • See what the eclipse will look like from your location using NASA's Eyes.

  • Denver Museum of Nature and Science explains why we need glasses to watch the eclipse.
  • Nikon has tips on photographing the eclipse.
  • Find an astronomy club to watch the eclipse with in our area using NASA's Night Sky Network.

  • Wikipedia has a comprehensive page about solar eclipses, including historical eclipses and predictions of future eclipses.

  • Want ideas on how to build your own sun viewer? Check out these sites!

Have a happy and safe Eclipse Day!

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