• ISS Perfectly Photobombs Total Solar Eclipse

    2 monthes ago - By Geek

    “That's no moon... It's a space station.” Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi called it: The International Space Station was caught transiting the sun during Monday's total solar eclipse. In a stunning photo tweeted [...]
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  • I spent five days in the mountains with limited access to Twitter, and it was great

    I spent five days in the mountains with limited access to Twitter, and it was great

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    I just got back from a five-day trip to Wyoming, where I visited Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks and watched the total solar eclipse from Casper.
    Wyoming's national parks are stunningly beautiful, and the eclipse was awesome. But my favorite thing about the trip may have been the spotty cell phone service, which made it impossible for me to keep close tabs on the news, or on social media about the news.
    I haven't felt so relaxed in two years.
    A lot of us are allowing politics to consume our lives, and making ourselves miserable in the process. At least I get paid for it. What's...
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  • What the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse Looked Like from 40,000 Feet Up

    What the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse Looked Like from 40,000 Feet Up

    2 monthes ago - By Space

    For the second time in 18 months, Alaska Airlines maneuvered a B737-900 aircraft into the path of a total solar eclipse and thrilled some 100 enthusiastic eclipse watchers and reporters from around the world.
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  • I didn't see the eclipse in totality, but it was still pretty great

    I didn't see the eclipse in totality, but it was still pretty great

    2 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Like more than a few stories in my life, this is one of procrastination and regret. Yesterday's total solar eclipse was the first to be viewable from the US in my lifetime, and my hometown of Lincolnville, South Carolina, was right in the path of tot...
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  • Photos: Great American Solar Eclipse Seen from a Plane

    2 monthes ago - By Space

    Space.com skywatching columnist Joe Rao boarded a special Alaska Airlines charter flight to watch the total solar eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017. Here's what he saw.
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