Stories tagged: eclipse
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
In court papers filed in federal court this week, Thomas Corey Payne and Kayla Harris of Charleston said they began experiencing the symptoms after viewing the total solar eclipse Aug. …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Monday’s total solar eclipse turned out to be a record-breaking event for Grand Teton National Park.
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Authorities say three security guards were arrested for wrongfully detaining two people at an Oregon eclipse festival.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
A net pen holding 305,000 farmed Atlantic salmon collapsed recently, releasing thousands of fish into Puget Sound and renewing concerns that a new proposed salmon-rearing operation could harm wild salmon …
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 10:11 a.m.
Authorities say two sisters reported missing after an eclipse festival in central Oregon have checked in with their parents and are headed back home to South Lake Tahoe, California.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 12:57 p.m.
A Utah man is out more than $20,000 after he set up an epic solar eclipse festival that an underwhelming amount of people showed up to.
Wed., Aug. 23, 2017
Let’s hope there will be more occasions where people set aside their politics and come together for shared experiences.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
The public is being asked to help mop up a salmon spill from an imploded net holding 305,000 fish at a Cooke Aquaculture fish farm near Cypress Island.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:15 a.m.
A Seattle couple became engaged as the solar eclipse reached totality in Oregon.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Baseball fans in more than a half-dozen cities from Oregon to South Carolina crowded into minor league ballparks Monday to watch the solar eclipse at game-day viewing parties.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
MAGONE LAKE, Oregon – On the centerline in the path of Monday’s total solar eclipse, the 2 minutes and 6 seconds of darkness passed far too quickly. The sun disappeared …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:19 p.m.
Through a protective lens, the sun became a dense orange crescent. The sky dimmed strangely, as though a dome of shadow were filtering down. For a few seconds it seemed …
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 3:13 p.m.
President Donald Trump on Monday took in the solar eclipse from the White House balcony, first looking up at the phenomenon without the necessary glasses to protect his eyes.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 11:48 a.m.
Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the midday sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. …
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
A group of 22 people from Latvia traveled more than 5,000 miles to Weiser this weekend for the eclipse.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 5:52 p.m.
About 15 years ago, while Tom Stahley was teaching science at Skyview High School, he got an idea.
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 3 p.m.
Everyone I know has plans for the eclipse. In Boise, the sun will be 99.555 percent obscured – a very dramatic partial eclipse. But many of us want the whole …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
About 600 residents are under evacuation orders in a prime eclipse-viewing location in Oregon threatened by a wildfire that has closed access to part of a wilderness area and a …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
With less than just a week left before next Monday’s total solar eclipse, Amazon issued recalls for some eclipse glasses that were sold by manufacturers not approved by either the …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
The doughnut chain is giving its signature glazed treats a chocolate sheen for the first time ever in honor of the Aug. 21 eclipse, where the moon will pass in …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Shifting winds should blow smoke out of Washington by this weekend.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 1 p.m.
It just so happens the Great American Eclipse is coming up on Aug. 21. This solar eclipse will be the only one visible from across the lower 48 states in …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
An 890-square-mile federal nuclear facility in eastern Idaho has banned hunters from the area on the day of the solar eclipse.
Sun., July 30, 2017, 1:38 p.m.
If you plan to livestream next month’s solar eclipse from one of the prime viewing spots, here’s a thought: Keep your phone in your pocket, put on your paper shades …
UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
American Paper Optics ramped up production for this year’s eclipse and expects to make 50 million paper and plastic eclipse glasses. John Jerit, the company’s CEO and president, said they …
Fri., July 21, 2017, 8:25 a.m.
People traveling to northeastern Oregon to see next month’s solar eclipse now have another lodging option.
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Portland State University in Oregon will launch four high-altitude balloons equipped with GPS tracking systems and 360-degree video cameras during the upcoming solar eclipse.
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 1:32 p.m.
Idaho is bracing for an influx of tourists from around the world on Aug. 21, all bent on viewing a singular event: the first coast-to-coast total eclipse of the sun …
Mon., June 26, 2017, 11:18 a.m.
Alaska Airlines is offering a charter flight over the Pacific Ocean this Aug. 21 that will allow select passengers to view the astronomical event from the sky.