Solar Eclipse 2017 Media Event

Sun's corona NSF will join several federal agencies and science organizations June 21 for two back-to-back briefings organized by NASA to provide important solar eclipse viewing safety, travel and science information.
For the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will cross the nation Aug. 21. During the eclipse, the National Science Foundation (NSF) is funding research to learn more about the sun and space weather, including a citizen science project that will capture data about the sun ... More at https://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=242217&WT.mc_id=USNSF_51&WT.mc_ev=click
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