Reference Solar eclipses are one of nature's most spectacular events. Here we explore what they are and the different types of solar eclipses.
On Aug. 21, 2017 a total solar eclipse crossed the United States from Oregon to South Carolina. Check out our main eclipse page for everything you need know about that total solar eclipse, and check back here to see all our latest updates and coverage of solar eclipses in general.
A sungazing spacecraft captured the moon passing in front of the face of the sun Wednesday (June 29).
A partial solar eclipse coincided with sunset in April 2022. This image tracks the movements of the sun and eclipse stages.
Skywatchers across parts of the Southern Hemisphere were treated to the first partial eclipse of the year today (April 30).
A partial solar eclipse occurs today (April 30) over parts of South America, Antarctica and the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Here's what skywatchers can expect.
It will be visible across parts of Antarctica, the southern tip of South America, and the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.
This year, humans on Earth will experience four eclipses: two of the sun and two of the moon. The first of these is a solar eclipse set to take place on Saturday, April 30th.
A rare Black Moon new moon will occur during 2022's first solar eclipse ahead of Eid and just after a big Venus-Jupiter meetup.
The first solar eclipse of 2022 arrives this week across parts of the Southern Hemisphere — here's how you can watch the event live online from other parts of the world.
The first solar eclipse of 2022 is less than a month away, occurring on April 30 across parts of Antarctica, the southern tip of South America and the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.
A solar eclipse on one side of Earth stimulated aurora displays on the opposite side of our planet, according to a new study.
The only total solar eclipse of 2021 was one few could see and this new photo from a spacecraft nearly 1 million miles from Earth shows why.
A new video (available on YouTube in 4K) offers a stunning view of the 2021 solar eclipse that occurred on Saturday (Dec. 4).
Clouds blocked the view of the only total solar eclipse for 2021 for 200 passengers on an Antarctic exploration cruise ship Dec. 4.
The only total solar eclipse of 2021 was only visible across a remote stretch of Antarctica. See photos of what scientists saw.
The only total solar eclipse of 2021 took place under especially isolated circumstances today, sweeping over sparsely populated Antarctica in a dazzling sight.