New York Times Photos: The Eclipse Is Coming. Are You Ready?New York TimesMonday the Sun will be blotted out by the moon. Here’s what people are doing to prepare. Image. CreditScott Sommerdorf/The Salt Lake Tribune, via Associated Press. By JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH and DAVID SCULL. AUGUST 20, 2017. As... Read more
KREM.com Welding glasses might not keep your eyes safeKREM.comSPOKANE, Wash — Most welding glasses are not strong enough to keep your eyes safe, if you are watching the eclipse with them. A large number of people have decided if they cannot find eclipse glasses they will use welding goggles... Read more
The Corvallis Advocate Apoc-Eclipses of the Past: An Incomplete CompendiumThe Corvallis AdvocateWe’re starting to see if the expected eclipse-related chaos in Oregon regarding traffic, waste management, food shortages, emergency preparedness, and other apocalyptic sentiments were worth worrying about. Sure, adding an extra 1 million people to the … and more »... Read more
KPRC Houston Meet Goh Eng Lim – the Singaporean behind the most powerful supercomputer sent into spaceChannel NewsAsiaThe Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) vice president is the principal investigator of an experiment with NASA to send an off-the-shelf high-performance computer into space for a year. Dr Goh Eng Lim is... Read more
The Verge Antarctica is home to considerably more volcanoes than previously thoughtThe VergeAntarctica’s ice sheet hides a massive system of volcanoes, one that is comparable to volcanic regions in East Africa and western North America, according to a new study, which found 91 previously undiscovered volcanoes, some over 12,600... Read more
CNET Space station to test supercomputer bathed in cosmic raysCNETHewlett Packard Enterprise’s unassuming Spaceborne Computer will test supercomputing reliability with NASA’s help on the International Space Station. HPE. HAL seemed to have little trouble in “2001: A Space Odyssey,” but here’s the problem with …SpaceX to Send Supercomputer Into SpaceFortuneWhy... Read more
WRAL.com 11 events in Raleigh, the Triangle to catch the 2017 summer solar eclipseWRAL.comBuzz is building as we get closer to Aug. 21 when the United States will experience a solar eclipse. Parts of the country, including a strip of North Carolina, will experience a total eclipse, when it... Read more
MLive.com Solar eclipse 2017 will cross 21 National Parks from Oregon to South CarolinaMLive.comWhen the first coast-to-coast total solar eclipse crosses the United States on Aug. 21, it will be the first do so in 99 years. For those wanting to get a glimpse at the (probably) once-in-a-lifetime experience,... Read more
13WMAZ Perseid meteor shower coming soon to a sky near you13WMAZThe best summertime meteor shower — the Perseids — will be coming to a sky near you next week, weather permitting. Despite wild media reports about it being the brightest meteor shower in human history, NASA said “no such... Read more
WXIA-TV Perseid meteor shower coming soon to a sky near youWXIA-TVThe best summertime meteor shower — the Perseids — will be coming to a sky near you next week, weather permitting. Despite wild media reports about it being the brightest meteor shower in human history, NASA said “no such... Read more