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VERIFY: When is it safe to remove your eclipse glasses?

Looking At The Solar Eclipse Through The Lens Of HistoryEven a 60% solar eclipse is something that usually happens only once or twice in a lifetime.On Monday, August 21st 2017 all of North America will see a solar eclipse. The eclipse will last almost 3 hours. The smaller circle along the thin line in the center is called the umbra, and it is the only location where you can see a total eclipse of the sun.During this period of the moon's rotation, the heavenly body either partially or totally...

A Week In Chicago, IL, On A $66,000 Salary

9 a.m. — I sleep in a little bit since it's Sunday and want to revel in the weekend. I make coffee and plop back on the couch to continue my Hulu binge of a new show I stumbled upon on Friday night — You're the Worst. I eat a few handfuls of granola for "breakfast."1:30 p.m. — After about three hours of TV (I'm all caught up now!) and an hour of housework, I finally head outside. I plan seeing War for the Planet of the Apes later today, but I decide to take a walk around my neighborhood first...

Free Remote Area Medical Clinic To Come To Reno

Remote Area Medical- RAM™, a free, mobile-medical clinic, is coming to Reno September 29-October 1. The clinic is expecting to provide its medical, dental and vision services to over 1,000 patients during the three-day period. To reach that goal RAM is asking more dental and vision professionals to join the clinic as volunteers at the event. “Some of the RAM volunteers actually follow the clinics across the country to help those in need and find it a very rewarding experience,”...