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ECLIPSE COUNTDOWN: Safe-Viewing Glasses and Other Things to Think About

We’re looking forward to you joining us at Norwich University on Monday, August 21, for activities that allow you to safely view the partial solar eclipse. (See Eclipse Watch at Norwich University for details.) Judging from the response, we anticipate … Continue reading

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Monday, August 21 1:20–4 p.m. On August 21, a partial solar eclipse will be visible in Vermont in a celestial spectacle you don’t want to miss. But remember it is DANGEROUS to look directly at the Sun, even during a … Continue reading

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Experience the (partial) solar eclipse at Norwich

On Monday, August 21, a total eclipse of the Sun, dubbed as the Great American Total Solar Eclipse, will cause a large swath of the U.S. to fall into total daytime darkness. But even though Vermont is not in the … Continue reading

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ASTRONOMY DAY UPDATE: Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Norwich Crescent

According to AccuWeather, the skies are going to be more clear today than on Sunday (our proposed backup/rain date). So we’re sticking with the original plan and holding the National Astronomy Day activities today, Saturday, April 29—on Astronomy Day! 3-5 PM … Continue reading

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Astronomy Day Activities on the Norwich Campus: April 29, 2017

Has anyone ever promised you the Moon and the stars? We deliver them—weather permitting, of course! Come to the gazebo on the Norwich Crescent this Saturday April 29 for National Astronomy Day activities. Norwich physics faculty will be on hand … Continue reading

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