solar eclipse

The Epic Solar Eclipse in Rockford You Probably Missed This Morning
The Epic Solar Eclipse in Rockford You Probably Missed This Morning
Early bird gets the worm, or in this case, the eclipse. Let's start with the facts, what is an eclipse? Well, there's different kinds of eclipses. The one we experienced this morning (June 10) was a solar eclipse. It was a partial solar eclipse, and according to Nasa that basically means - Partial solar eclipse: This happens when the Sun, Moon and Earth are not exactly aligned...
Rockford's Discovery Center is Celebrating Eclipse Day With 2 Days of Events
Rockford's Discovery Center is Celebrating Eclipse Day With 2 Days of Events
Yesterday in this space, I told you that if you wanted the "full eclipse" experience you'd have to head for the southern part of Illinois. If you're not in the 70 mile wide swath called the "Path of Totality," you won't get the full experience, just a partial eclipse. However, If you want to maximize your partial eclipse viewing, grab your family and head for the Discovery Cent