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Where to get free solar eclipse glasses before Aug. 21

#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; }SOUTHERN INDIANA — “Turn don’t burn”That’s the phrase the Louisville Astronomical Society is using to teach people how to put on and remove their special glasses when a 96 percent solar eclipse comes to town Aug. 21.You must make sure that you’re turned away from the sun, from approximately 1 to 4 p.m.,...

31 Definitely Valid Uses For The Eclipse Glasses You Wore For 10 Minutes Tops

Let me take you on a journey of how today probably went for you: You woke up this morning, pressed snooze four times, and then immediately checked your phone for notifications like the slave to technology you and I both are. You opened up Twitter, and behold, you remembered the most important part of today: the 2017 solar eclipse.As you anxiously awaited the moment the eclipse would reach its peak, you held your eclipse glasses in your hand, turned them over a few times, wondering, “What the...

Eclipse Fact and Fiction: 5 things to know before you watch the sun

DENVER – The Great American Eclipse is just days away but there may be some things you think you know, some things you are not sure of, and some things you believe that are just plain lies.1. You will not be able to see the total solar eclipse from ColoradoFACT: We would not include this item on this list, if it weren’t for the fact that we’re getting calls into the newsroom asking where people can see the total solar eclipse in Colorado.You will not be able to see the total solar eclipse...