total solar eclipse

Solar Physics: Why study it? What can it teach us about finding life beyond Earth?

Universe Today has investigated the importance of studying impact craters, planetary surfaces, exoplanets, and astrobiology, and what these disciplines can…

1 week ago

Solar Eclipses Provide a Rare Way to Study Cloud Formation

April 8’s North American solar eclipse is just around the corner, and it has astronomy fans and weather aficionados alike…

2 weeks ago

It's Time to Start Planning Your 2023/2024 Eclipse Adventures

Remember how exciting it was in 2017 when a total solar eclipse crossed the United States? We're in for two…

12 months ago

Our Guide to the Only Total Solar Eclipse of 2021

This weekend, the shadow of the Moon graces the Earth one last time for the year.

2 years ago

Following the Jovian Moons Through 2021 Mutual Eclipse Season

Watch as the Jovian moons perform a spectacular celestial dance in 2021.

3 years ago

Our Guide to This Month’s Total Solar Eclipse Over South America

2020 closes out with the final eclipse of the decade, as totality crosses the southern tip of South America on…

3 years ago

Our Complete Guide to the July 2019 Total Solar Eclipse

You couldn't order up a geekier celestial scene from the cosmos. Next Tuesday on July 2nd, the second of three…

5 years ago

The First-Ever Film of a Total Solar Eclipse – in 1900 – was Just Discovered and Restored

The first film of a total solar eclipse has been restored by specialists at the British Film Institute (BFI) and…

5 years ago

Incredible Solar Eclipse Images From Our Readers

Holy moly, that was awesome! Incredible, fantastic, amazing...there just aren't the words to describe what it is like to experience…

7 years ago

Prelude to Totality: A Final Look at the Total Solar Eclipse

It's hard to believe: we're now just one short weekend away from the big ticket astronomical event for 2017, as…

7 years ago