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Rhode Islander heading south for best view of solar eclipse

Rhode Islander heading south for best view of solar eclipse

Kathy McNeilly, second from right, director of the Oak Ridge Public Library, and library employees presented a pair of solar eclipse glasses to City Manager Mark Watson, center, on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. The focused sunlight can melt the filter and damage the eyes. Normal sunglasses don't provide enough protection. In addition to making sure that eclipse shades or handheld viewers meet the ISO safety standard, they suggest making sure they're in good condition. Watching the celestial event is a rare experience, but it also carries a lot of dangers.

Two US service members killed in combat operations
Stephen Townsend, the commander of USA forces battling the Islamic State (IS) group in Iraq as saying. The statement did not name the slain soldiers, deferring identification to national authorities.

Check the American Astronomical Society (AAS) Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers link, https://eclipse.aas.org/resources/solar-filters, for a list of manufacturers and authorized dealers of eclipse glasses and handheld solar viewers that are verified to comply with ISO 12312-2, global safety standard for these products.

North Korea would face greater isolation: Kang
China, however, is easily North Korea's biggest trading partner and economic benefactor, and helped design the sanctions package. The sanctions could further choke North Korea's struggling economy by slashing its $3 billion annual export revenue by a third.

As a measure of excitement surrounding the event, a leading supplier of solar lenses, Arizona-based Thousand Oaks Optical, has sold enough of its filters this year alone to produce roughly 100 million pairs of glasses, company owner Pat Steele-Gaishin told Reuters. Outside of the path of totality, always use solar filters.

Manchester United vs. West Ham live stream
However the ability of his United side to reach those heights will depend on the ability of Lukaku, according to Martin Keown. Romelu Lukaku opened the scoring in the 33rd minute, before adding a second not long after the half-time interval.

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