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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 -
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Get Ready for Sunday’s Supermoon Eclipse
It hasn't happened since 1982, and the next one won't be until 2033. It's not just a "supermoon," it's a "supermoon eclipse." And, it's a fairly rare event. There have been just 5 supermoon eclipses since 1900 (1910, 1928, 1946, 1964, and …
NASA is “All About That Space”
It started with Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass," then we got "All About That Baste" for Thanksgiving, now...it's NASA.
From CNET:
Now here's a line from a pop song you don't hear too often: "If you got boosters boosters, just rais…
Check Out This Record-Breaking Space Dive
 
On October 14, 2012, a lot of people watched as Felix Baumgartner stepped out of a specially made capsule that had been lifted by a balloon to a height of 128,000 feet.
Well, that record has been smashed.
From Space.com:
 
Alan Eustace, a senior vice president at Google, hit supersonic speeds as he fel…