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Eclipse

What would a good science blog be without mention of last night’s breathtaking solar eclipse? I set up on my patio with a welding mask, a notebook and pencil and glass of iced tea.  The nerd in me says I … Continue reading

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Lunar eclipse

The full moon will plunge into shadow tonght, courtesy of a total lunar eclipse.  Just like any solid object, the Earth casts a shadow.  When the moon passes through the Earth’s shadow, a lunar eclips occurs.  It’s a good thing I … Continue reading

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