What is going on with my moon?
It's not a sign of the apocalypse (we hope)
Okay, it's really just an eclipse.
The next one isn't until 2033, so enjoy the pictures now
Mars is at its closest and clearest right now. You know you want to look at it.
Don't fry your eyeballs with counterfeits.
They happen about once every 18 months
Some drawings to explain the August eclipse's trajectory.
It's both chance and certainty. And there's something kind of beautiful about that.
Houston, we have a ringer
Excerpt: Mask of the Sun
If you're in Northern Canada, you'll get the best view.
It's amazing what centuries of data can do.
The evidence is right in front of you.
One of our writers went all the way to the remote Faroe Islands to get the best view of the event
Even partial eclipses can be exciting.
Citizen scientists, assemble.
It's an event that should bring us all together, so don't mess it up.
Our solar system is pretty familiar by now, but even the Moon was shrouded in mystery just 50 years ago
Watch a time-lapse here
Tune in Friday at 4:30 a.m. ET to watch the moon eclipse the sun
Experience over two minutes of glorious darkness.
Don't worry, it's not rocket science.