The Boston Public Library relies on people coming into its branches to check out books to read, so it's important it protect its patron's eyes.
A number of parks around the United States will be premier viewing sites for a rare solar eclipse that will be crossing the U.S. August 21. In Fairfax County the moon will begin to cover the sun at 1:17 p.m. and the eclipse will end at 4:01 p.m. Lake Mead National Recreation Area is holding a free viewing party at the visitor center from 9 a.m.to noon. T-shirt supplies are limited, so be sure to come early.
The path of the total eclipse will not pass directly over the Mid-South, but we will be close enough the see the moon block about 94 percent of the sun, which promises to be a spectacular sight nonetheless.
The first total eclipse of the sun to be seen in the continental United States in 38 years is almost here. This one will carve a path across the entire country - and Nebraska happens to be a prime spot for viewing it.
Kathy McNeilly, second from right, director of the Oak Ridge Public Library, and library employees presented a pair of solar eclipse glasses to City Manager Mark Watson, center, on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. You can damage your eyes if you are not using proper safety equipment to view the eclipse.
The American Astronomical Society has listed manufacturers of eclipse glasses on their site, which are verified to be compliant with the ISO 12312-2 worldwide safety standard.
And who could more trustworthy than your local librarian?
On Thursday , Trump attacked the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un personally, saying: "He has disrespected our country greatly". China's dilemma was on display in an editorial published on Friday by the Communist Party-affiliated Global Times .
Patel was welcomed in the Upper House and Central Hall with rounds of applause and cheery desk-thumping gestures by his supporter. His vote proved crucial in Patel's win as he got 44 votes, the minimum number required to win with the first preference votes.
Energy sector sanctions, which could cripple Venezuela's already ailing economy, are still being considered, USA officials said. The assembly's 545 members - all members of the governing party - would join Maduro "in defense" of the country, she added.
Six of the 11 major S&P sectors were higher, with the technology's .SPLRCT 0.36 percent rise leading the advancers. The price of crude oil dropped more than two percent Thursday, the cost of a barrel falling to $48.49.
Shepard, Tavarres King, Kevin Snead, Ryan Murphy, Mark Herzlich, Keenan Robinson and Robert Thomas were all out with injuries. Second-round pick Dalvin Tomlinson played 27 snaps at defensive tackle and was a constant presence in the backfield.
A jury will hear closing arguments in the case and in Taylor Swift's countersuit against Mueller beginning Monday morning. Moreover, Mueller also sued Swift's mother, Andrea Swift , and her radio handler, Frank Bell , on the same allegations.
The S&P hasn't moved more than 0.5 percent in one day since July and has fallen more than 1 percent only twice this year. Pan American Silver Corp, which reported second-quarter results late Wednesday, rallied 10.7 percent to C$22.47.
You will also need a tripod to help stabilize the camera and avoid taking blurry images during the low lighting of day. It will last a little over two hours, during which time the Moon will fully transit across the face of the Sun.
Zaheer Khan , who lost his form in 2005, went to England, played for Worcestershire and rediscovered his lost touch. Skipper Virat Kohli too had expressed the desire to play county cricket ahead of the 2018 India tour of England.
The free app will enable users to stream gameplay more easily from their desktop while also incorporating chat, VOD, and more. After launching a beta version of the app this spring, Twitch today released the full version for Windows and Mac.
GAA cancels tickets in war on touts
Fine Gael TD Noel Rock, who proposed a Private Members' Bill past year outlawing ticket touting, was delighted with the decision. A trawl of several re-sale sites reveals the extent of the issue affecting sporting, music and entertainment events.
Trump says 'fire and fury' remark not tough enough
China's President Xi Jinping has urged his American counterpart Donald Trump to avoid escalating tensions with North Korea . Tillerson said that the President prefers a diplomatic solution. "The tragedy of war is well enough known".
DFB Pokal Wrap 12 August 2017
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang acknowledged that Borussia Dortmund are in a "difficult situation" regarding Ousmane Dembele's future. Franck Ribery was in a playful mood during Bayern Munich's DFB Cup first round tie against Chemnitzer.
Stocks plunge over North Korea tensions
Wall Street saw a stock sell-off on Thursday as rising tensions between the US and North Korea filled investors with worry. Penney dropped 78 cents, or 17%, to $3.93 Friday after the department store's second-quarter loss exceeded expectations.
Eclipse glasses becoming harder to find
Some McDonald's locations outside of OR - including Missouri and Washington - are also selling eclipse glasses. The AAS and NASA have posted a list of reputable solar filter brands, retail distributors and online dealers.
North Korea talk drags stocks lower; gold, yen rise
North Korea had responded to Trump's previous promise to unleash " fire and fury " with a threat to land missiles near the U.S. By the close of trading, the FTSE 100 was down 84.46 points, or 1.1%, to 7,305.48, having dropped 1.4% on Thursday.
Manchester United vs West Ham, Premier League
During my time there, we also had an agreement with Toni Kroos, that he would join Manchester United . Defenders Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo and winger Ashley Young are out with long-term injuries.
Air Force B-1B Bombers arrive in Guam
The rotations also came as North Korea increasingly upped the ante in the standoff over its development of nuclear weapons. The Navy used the island as a coaling base and communications station until Japan seized the island on December 10, 1941.