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Proper glasses vital when viewing eclipse

#ndn-video-player-1.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; }#ndn-video-player-2.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; }On hot August days, few people look toward the sun near midday.But on Aug. 21, from Oregon to South Carolina, and for 2 minutes 21 seconds here in Paducah, millions of people will do just that.According to Paducah ophthalmologist Dr. James Kim, next month’s total solar eclipse provides “a very rare...

Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos to Mark Zuckerberg: 10 richest tech barons in the world

Home &gt News &gt Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos to Mark Zuckerberg: 10 richest tech barons in the worldHere's a list of top 10 tech billionaires of 2017 by Forbes.Just when you thought your annual salary revision went well, Forbes has come out with its list of the world’s wealthiest people. Of these, the tech industry has to be attributed for providing us enviable net worth. These super rich individuals are behind some of the biggest tech brands we use everyday, including Microsoft,...

Eclipse safety glasses hard to find in Capital Region

People can't look at Monday's solar eclipse without solar eclipse glasses.This weekend, sun and moon lovers may look all over the Capital Region for the safety-tested, black-film shades.But they will have trouble finding them.Stores have exhausted their supplies. There were none at Toys "R" Us in Clifton Park, none at Wal-Mart in Amsterdam, none at Lowe's in Glenville.Lowe's in Niskayuna — no. Walmart in Rotterdam — no. Local hardware stores — no."We are all sold out," said one store...