Solar eclipse

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August 21, 2017 - 10:26 am
Kansas is preparing for the country's first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse since 1918. Most in Kansas will see a partial eclipse on Monday. More than 90 percent of the sun will be blocked by the moon in Wichita and most of southeastern, central and northwestern Kansas. The peak of the eclipse...
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Dreamstime
August 21, 2017 - 9:28 am
Emergency responders are urging drivers to not stop on roads or pull off on shoulders to view the eclipse. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that authorities are most concerned about traffic problems during the brief span Monday when the moon totally blocks out the sun. Missouri State Highway...
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Dreamstime
August 18, 2017 - 10:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The early eclipse weather forecast looks best in the West and least in the East with patchy clouds muddling up the picture in between. The forecast as of Friday shows Oregon and Idaho as most promising to have clear sky views, while South Carolina is the most likely to find the...
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Dreamstime
August 18, 2017 - 4:16 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Total solar eclipses occur every year or two or three, often in the middle of nowhere like the South Pacific or Antarctic. What makes Monday's eclipse so special is that it will cut diagonally across the entire United States. The path of totality — where day briefly...
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Dreamstime
August 18, 2017 - 4:48 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Some articles are circulating on social media about the need to purchase solar eclipse goggles to protect the eyes of pets. KSN News spoke with Dr. Gary Stamps of the Animal Hospital at Auburn Hills who says "doggles," aren't necessary. "I'm sure you're going to find people...
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Dreamstime
July 16, 2017 - 11:20 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Samantha Adams and her fiancé are planning a cosmic wedding this August during the total solar eclipse. Adams told The Kansas City Star she couldn't dream of a more perfect setting for her wedding than during the eclipse because she loves the stars. So the ceremony will be...
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