Solar Eclipse Party Rained Out

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon weather did not cooperate for Thursday’s partial solar eclipse. The Eugene Astronomical Society set up telescopes for the viewing at The Science Factory. But just as the eclipse hit its peak, the downpour began, forcing everyone to run for cover. “Terrible–that’s how I would describe that. Welcome to astronomy in the … Continue reading »

Group Hosts Lunar Eclipse Viewing Party

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s been three years since the world was able to see a total eclipse of the moon, and Monday night is your chance to see it again. Astronomers with the Eugene Astronomical Society say it will take about three and a half hours for the moon to slip into the Earth’s shadow … Continue reading »

Lunar Eclipse Happening on Monday

EUGENE, Ore. — On Monday night, folks will get the chance to see a total eclipse of the moon. Members of the Eugene Astronomical Society say it’s been about two years since we got a chance like this. The last one happened back in 2011. It will take about three and a half hours for … Continue reading »