On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Learn more about the science and significance of the solar eclipse and the best way to view it — whether you’re in the “path of totality” or elsewhere — with Jackie Faherty of the Department of Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History, and Joe Rao, Hayden Planetarium associate, in a discussion moderated by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium.

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