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Total solar eclipse on August 21: NASA prepares with Live coverage, safety information

Total solar eclipse on August 21: NASA prepares with Live coverage, safety information

On August 21, 2017, the Earth will cross the shadow of the moon, creating a total solar eclipse. During the eclipse, the moon will pass between the Sun and Earth, blocking the face of the sun and leaving only its outer atmosphere, or corona, visible in the sky.

Upcoming rare August solar eclipse inspires US postal agency to issue colour-changing stamps!

Upcoming rare August solar eclipse inspires US postal agency to issue colour-changing stamps!

The commemorative stamp uses special temperature-sensitive inks, 'The Quartz' reported.

Don't miss to catch 'Jupiter Opposition' on April 7: King of planets at its brightest, biggest tonight

Don't miss to catch 'Jupiter Opposition' on April 7: King of planets at its brightest, biggest tonight

According to NASA, Jupiter can be viewed at opposition from sunset on April 7, 2017 to sunrise on April 8, 2017.

Venus-Jupiter conjunction on August 27: Viewing tips! (Watch)

Venus-Jupiter conjunction on August 27: Viewing tips! (Watch)

Stargazers will be treated to a spectacular celestial show this weekend, the Venus-Jupiter conjunction.

Watch: Mars makes its closest approach to Earth in 11 years today!

Watch: Mars makes its closest approach to Earth in 11 years today!

The Red Planet will be about 46.8 million miles away from the Earth, its closest distance since November 2005.

Transit of Mercury, May 9, 2016: Where, when and how to watch in India!

Transit of Mercury, May 9, 2016: Where, when and how to watch in India!

A transit occurs when one astronomical body appears to move across the face of another as seen from Earth or from a spacecraft. 

Total solar eclipse: When, where and how to watch the celestial spectacle in India!

Total solar eclipse: When, where and how to watch the celestial spectacle in India!

Total solar eclipses occur when the moon comes between the Sun and the Earth, casting the darkest part of its shadow on Earth. 

Total solar eclipse: Don't forget to watch the sky next week!

Total solar eclipse: Don't forget to watch the sky next week!

A total solar eclipse occurs when the moon moves between the earth and the sun.

Visualizations of March 8 total solar eclipse- Watch

Visualizations of March 8 total solar eclipse- Watch

A solar eclipse occurs when the moon's shadow falls on Earth.

Watch: Five bright planets aligning in a rare celestial spectacle!

Watch: Five bright planets aligning in a rare celestial spectacle!

The best time to view the rare celestial spectacle is just before dawn.

Watch: The 'super blood moon' eclipse online

Watch: The 'super blood moon' eclipse online

Skygazers were treated to a rare astronomical phenomenon, a 'super blood moon', on Sunday night, September 27.

Watch: NASA sheds light on rare September 27 supermoon lunar eclipse

Watch: NASA sheds light on rare September 27 supermoon lunar eclipse

For the first time in over 30 years, people will be able to will see a rare celestial event this month– a supermoon in combination with a lunar eclipse.