Total Solar Eclipse

Temperature Change During Eclipse

If the skies are clear, we can expect a significant drop in temperatures when the eclipse happens. NASA says, “When sunlight fades at twilight, we always notice how things start to cool down. The same is true for the temporary dimming during a total solar eclipse.” The graph below shows a 15 degree drop in the temperature during the total…

Preparing for Solar Energy Eclipse Shutdown

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) – People are gearing up for the total solar eclipse, which as of Wednesday (8/9) is just 12 days away. Around 12 million Americans are in it’s path stretching from Oregon to right here in the Midlands. The temporary blackout though has solar energy companies scrambling. Categories: Local News, Total Solar Eclipse Tags: SCNews

This Eclipse is Pretty Rare

In a little less than 2 weeks (on August 21st) the United States will witness a total solar eclipse which will begin in Oregon and end near Charleston. According to NASA, the last time a total solar eclipse went from coast to coast was way back in 1918. So this indeed is a very rare occurrence! Categories: Total Solar Eclipse,…

Total Solar Eclipse

Camp Eclipse! at Camp Barstow Experience the Great American Eclipse, Indian Waters Scout style! Spend the last weekend of summer at a once in a lifetime event – Great American Eclipse of 2017! Spend Three Days at Camp Barstow on the Centerline of the Eclipse! Merit Badges, STEM NOVA Activities for Cub and Boy Scouts & Venturers. Experts from the…

Many Schools Around S.C. Will Be Closed During the Total Solar Eclipse

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO)- People of all ages will witness the total eclipse in just two weeks. One group that will noticeably be able to take part in the festivities are school age children as many of the schools in the Palmetto State are choosing not to have classes on August 21st. Back in February, members of the House and Senate passed…