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Can You Watch the Solar Eclipse With Regular Sunglasses?

Getty The August 21, 2017 solar eclipse has a lot of people wondering how to view the eclipse safely. One of the questions a lot of people have is whether you can view a solar eclipse with regular sunglasses if you can’t find, or just didn’t bother to get, actual solar eclipse viewing glasses.So, let’s cut to the chase. Can you watch a solar eclipse with regular sunglasses? Do they protect the eyes enough?The answer: According to NASA, absolutely not.We think they know what they’re talking...

No, You Can't Use 3D Movie Glasses As Eclipse Glasses - Here's Why

Great American Eclipse only a few days away, I am encouraged by the fact that people are now paying attention and seeking glasses to view the celestial shadow act on August 21st. One of the questions that I have received, as a scientist, more than a few times is whether eclipse glasses are the same as 3-D movie glasses used in theaters. The answer is "no."NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 11: Warby Parker employee Karolyna Landin poses with a pair of solar eclipse glasses that the eyeglass store is...

Kingsman: The Golden Circle Brings You the ‘Greatest Movie Promo Ever’

Kingsman: The Golden Circle brings you the ‘greatest movie promo ever’ on Monday!There are movie promos and then there are movie promos. Kingsman: The Golden Circle has a doozy for you. In fact, it may be the “greatest movie promo ever.” Check out all the info and watch the video in the player below and scroll down for a new TV spot.“In what is being called “The Greatest Movie Promo Ever,” 20th Century Fox has orchestrated a Solar Eclipse to promote Kingsman: The Golden Circle. The studio has...