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Hubble Examines Earth’s Reflection as an ‘Exoplanet’ During a Lunar Eclipse

What would we look for in a distant exoplanet in the hunt for Earth-like worlds, and perhaps life? A recent…

2 years ago

Astronomy Cast Ep. 448: Prepping for the Eclipse

On Monday, August 21, 2017, there's going to be a total eclipse of the Sun, visible to path that goes…

5 years ago

What is a Total Eclipse?

A total eclipses is an amazing sight, occurring whenever the Moon passes between the Sun and the Earth (or the…

6 years ago

DSCOVR Captures EPIC Views of the March 2016 Eclipse

On March 8, 2016 (March 9 local time) the Moon briefly blocked the light from the Sun in what was…

6 years ago

And The Moon Is Eclipsed By The Earth

  [/caption] On June 15 there will be a total lunar eclipse visible from Australia, Indonesia, southern Japan, India, a…

11 years ago