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How to safely view the solar eclipse in Mansfield

Mansfield News Journal - 8 months ago
MANSFIELD - America is gearing up for the solar event of a lifetime, but if you're hoping to see the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, you'll want to make plans now. Looking directly at the...

Lizzy Myers' parents want to help other children with vision impairment

Mansfield News Journal - 8 months ago
LEXINGTON - The parents of Lizzy Myers, the little girl who may lose her eyesight, saw her story attract international attention. Because people responded so strongly to the Lexington girl's...

Stingel Elementary students learn through outreach programs

Richland Source - 5 months ago
next. On Oct. 17 over 100 fifth-grade students, parents and staff participated in Astronomy Night at Stingel Elementary. Warren Rupp Observatory in Bellville visited Stingel, bringing a wide range of...

Family helping Lizzy Myers, 5, see world before blindness

Mansfield News Journal - 3 yearss ago
BELLVILLE – Even with a dimming filter the glow of the moon lit up Elizabeth Myers's face as she peered into giant telescope Big Blue at Warren Rupp Observatory Tuesday night. After many nights...

Messier 63 – the Sunflower Galaxy

Universe Today - 4 months ago
Messier 63 would go on to be observed and resolved by Sir William Herschel and cataloged by his son John. It would be descriptively narrated by Admiral Symth and exclaimed over by many astronomers...

Messier 67 – the King Cobra Open Star Cluster

Universe Today - 1 month ago
Tammy was a professional astronomy author, President Emeritus of Warren Rupp Observatory and retired Astronomical League Executive Secretary. She's received a vast number of astronomy achievement...

Messier 66 – the NGC 3627 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy

Universe Today - 2 months ago
Welcome back to Messier Monday! Today, we continue in our tribute to our dear friend, Tammy Plotner, by looking at the intermediate spiral galaxy known as Messier 66. In the 18th century, while...

Messier 65 – the NGC 3623 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy

Universe Today - 3 months ago
Tammy was a professional astronomy author, President Emeritus of Warren Rupp Observatory and retired Astronomical League Executive Secretary. She's received a vast number of astronomy achievement...

The Dorado Constellation

Universe Today - 4 months ago
Welcome to another edition of Constellation Friday! Today, in honor of the late and great Tammy Plotner, we take a look at that fishiest of asterisms – the Dorado constellation. Enjoy! In the 2nd...

Tri-City things to do for March 23-April 1

Tri-City Herald - 4 weeks ago
Afternoon Ballroom Dancing, 1-3:45 p.m., Richland Community Center, 500 Amon Park Dr., Richland. $7. Dance or listen to your favorite music by the Easy Swing Dance Band. Call 509-946-5385. Three...

Today's events: March 22

Aiken Standard - 4 weeks ago
The Greater Aiken SCORE chapter will offer a workshop titled Social Media Marketing from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the Greater Aiken Chamber of Commerce, 121 Richland Ave. E. For more information or...

Can You Trust Richland County's Eclipse Glasses?

WLTX.com - 8 months ago
Ours didn't have that," he said. Manning even had a statement notarized stating, "Administration has failed to adequately address the issue." Despite the controversy, the Richland...

Free eclipse programs to get you ready

The Tennessean - 10 months ago
Check https://events.library.nashville.org for recommended age ranges at each location. At 6 p.m. on Aug. 8, Gary Eaton of the Barnard Seyfert Astronomical Society will present a program to help us...

How to get free eclipse glasses at Richland Library – plus, how to know if yours are safe

The State - 8 months ago
So now, the American Astronomical Society is advising people to make sure their eclipse glasses are from reputable manufacturers instead – in addition to looking for safety/certification language...

Eclipse Glasses Scarce in the Midlands

WLTX.com - 8 months ago
The manufacturer name and address should be printed on the glasses — be sure it's one recommended by NASA or The American Astronomical Society. Previous guidance from NASA had recommended...

Eclipse glasses for sale at local 7-Eleven stores

KEPR 19 - 8 months ago
7-Elevens in almost all parts of central Oregon, eastern and southern parts of Washington are expecting new shipments of polarized eclipse glasses tomorrow afternoon. The special specs are $2.99 a...

What time will Dallas see the super-rare, super blue blood moon Wednesday?

Dallas News - 3 months ago
The rare lunar occurrence will be visible before sunrise Wednesday, when the forecast calls for mostly sunny skies. Around 4:50 a.m., the lighter part of earth's shadow will touch the moon. The...

Midlands eye doctors are worried about Monday's eclipse. Here's why

The State - 8 months ago
The glasses had been distributed to outlets primarily around Blythewood and Northeast Richland. Richland County, which ordered 10,000 glasses with the county logo on them, said earlier this week it...

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