Winter Solstice & Eclipse!

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Tonight (December 20th, 2010) will mark the Winter solstice, as well as a total lunar eclipse. Due to dust, pollution, and light pollution, the moon will appear red/orange in color. The eclipse is expected to start at approximately 1am EST, will reach totality at 2:41 am EST, and will conclude at 5am EST. An eclipse … Continue Reading »