Total Solar Eclipse

The first full solar eclipse since 1976 will be seen over the U.S. on  August 21st, and eclipse mania is in full swing. People are planning  viewing parties and even traveling to designated sites that promise the best viewing of the rare occurrence. While it’s not safe for your eyes  to look directly at an eclipse, there are special glasses you can buy to  protect yourself. Problem is, with all the hype, there are a bunch of  fake glasses being sold online right now. If you want to buy glasses for the eclipse, go to NASA's website where you'll get all the info you need to make sure the glasses you buy are legit.  PLUS check out,, to find out when the eclipse will be most visible from the city and state you live in!