Weather Forecast


Solar eclipse

December 8, 2017
Adaptive optics image of Payne's retina. JAMA Ophthalmology-New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
The solar eclipse burned a crescent wound on a woman's retina. She wasn't wearing proper glasses.
December 8, 2017 - 1:07pm
September 21, 2017
Courtesy photo
Rand and Donna Middleton of Willmar watch the eclipse Aug. 21 outside of Falls City, button
Solar eclipse 2017 'once-in-a-lifetime' spectacle
September 21, 2017 - 6:40am
August 30, 2017
A hole burned through a pair of eclipse glasses that were held up to a telescope at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill., which falls in the path of totality of the solar eclipse, Aug. 21, 2017. For the first time since 1918, a solar eclipse will travel across the entire U.S. on Monday. Millions of people ventured to a spot on the path of totality hoping to catch a glimpse of the rare celestial event. (Andrea Morales/The New York Times)
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
August 30, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 22, 2017
The moon finishes its transit past the sun after total solar eclipse stretched across the coasts of the United States. The path of totality went through Columbia, S.C., where this photo was taken. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Do your eyes hurt after the solar eclipse? Here's what you need to know.
August 22, 2017 - 10:00am
August 21, 2017
Watch Solar Eclipse 2017 now via NASA Television
August 21, 2017 - 10:49am
August 20, 2017
Linnea Anderson wears a souvenir metorite necklace that she bought on a trip to Australia in 1998 to watch a total by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Heraldplay button
Woman traverses 4 continents, 33 countries in lifetime to watch 7 total solar ecplises
August 20, 2017 - 8:08am
August 18, 2017
A clouded leopard at the Nashville Zoo, where the public will watch the animals for reactions to the eclipse. Veterinarian Woc Colburn thinks some animals such as lemurs, clouded leopards and kangaroos may begin to exhibit nighttime habits when totality hits, whether that's waking up, going to sleep or lining up for a feeding. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Nashville Zoo.
During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused
August 18, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 17, 2017
A pinhole projector using two paper plates saves your eyeballs from the glare of the solar eclipse. Alexandra Floersch / The Forumplay button
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
August 17, 2017 - 9:34am
August 13, 2017
NASA map
Moon's shadow to streak across the U.S. during total solar eclipse Aug 21
August 13, 2017 - 10:42am
August 11, 2017
In a NASA file photo, Eugene Cernan, the commander of Apollo 17, walks towards a lunar rover at the mission's landing site in the Taurus-Littrow lunar valley, Dec. 13, 1972. Harrison H. Schmitt / NASA via The New York Times
Facts about our sun and moon you may have forgotten
August 11, 2017 - 12:32pm
July 5, 2017
A total solar eclipse was visible from the Northern tip of Australia on Nov. 13, 2012 at 3:35 EST. The light halo visible around the edges of the moon is the sun's atmosphere, the corona. Photo courtesy of Romeo Durscher
Minnesotans plan travels to middle America for best view of total solar eclipse
July 5, 2017 - 3:18pm
October 23, 2014
The moon encroaches on the sun in a partial solar eclipse 5:11 p.m. Thursday at Kandi Entertainment Center in Willmar. Astronomy students from Willmar Senior High viewed the eclipse. (Tribune photo by Ashley Bogan)
Willmar astronomy students in class during ‘best astronomy year’
October 23, 2014 - 11:42pm
May 21, 2012
Photo by Bob King/
Astro Bob blog: Did you see the solar eclipse?
May 21, 2012 - 8:39am