Understand the duration of solar eclipses depending on your location and the type of eclipse in question.
Learn why it is important to view an eclipse, both for existential and educational reasons
Learn what orographic lifting is and how it might affect the weather near you.
Learn about reflection and refraction of sunlight
The Hawaiian island chain is a series of island that have been created by a hotspot that sits on top of the Pacific plate.
Learn how the Great Plains formed and their ecological significance to plants, animals, and humans.
Learn and understand the terms umbra and penumbra
Learn about the Great Salt Lake's formation and its ecological importance.
Learn why you must wear eclipse glasses when viewing a solar eclipse.
Learn how Lake Bonneville formed and what happened to it over the past 13,000 years.
Learn how to keep your eyes safe during the upcoming April 2024 solar eclipse.
Learn about the Moon's perigee and how it causes solar eclipses.