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In the Shadow of the Moon - A Planetary Society Guide to the April 8 Total Solar Eclipse

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Your Society is ready to help you get the most out of this rare and thrilling celestial event!

Hear about our plans and the outstanding resources we’ve already put in place for the upcoming total solar eclipse. From the best eclipse map anywhere to our Eclipse-O-Rama celebration in Texas, we’ve got you covered when the Moon covers the Sun. Chief scientist Bruce Betts will be on hand to tell us how to safely enjoy this magnificent show in the sky.