The City of Idaho Falls hosted a very informative community meeting covering a lot of the logistics that are being planned out for the upcoming total solar eclipse on August 21st. The event was hosted by Karen Baker, Executive Director of the Museum of Idaho and presenters included Idaho Falls Mayor Rebecca Casper, City of Idaho Falls Police Chief Mark McBride, Bonneville County Sheriff Paul Wilde, Deputy Chief Dave Coffee from Idaho Falls Fire Department, Kellye Eager from the Environmental Health Division, Traffic Engineer Ben Burke with the Idaho Transportation Department, and other city officials. […]
In the first episode of the East Idaho Eclipse Podcasts we break down everything there is to know about the Great American Eclipse. We get the answers to a lot of questions. What is a total solar eclipse? How often does it happen? How can you view it safely? What kind of weird phenomenon happen during an eclipse? Besides the eclipse, what else should we be looking for? What can scientist learn from the eclipse? And many more.
In this episode we hear from Dr. Rick Fienberg of the American Astronomical Society, Michael Zeiler from GreatAmericanEclipse.com, and Dr. Brian Jackson from the Physics Department at Boise State University. […]
There’s no reason you shouldn’t make the most of the two and a half minutes in the moon’s shadow! Here’s a playlist full of interstellar songs to celebrate the occasion. You may belt “Total Eclipse […]
Scouts of all ages are going to want to get in on the total solar eclipse in August and not just because of its amazing beauty. There’s a patch for that!