Look to the Sky For Celestial Surprises - Solar Eclipse

Look to the Sky for Cool Celestial Surprises

Sherry Cook Fuddlebrook

If you are in the middle of the U.S. this month you are in for a big celestial surprise. On August 21 will be a rare total solar eclipse, where the Moon completely blocks the Sun, revealing the Sun’s beautiful outer atmosphere known as the corona. The last total solar eclipse visible in the continental United States occurred in 1979 …