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The Columbus Eclipse
First Paragraph: | In Windsor's “Christopher Columbus” on page 465 the following incident is related. | “Columbus now resorted to an expedient characteristic of the ingenious fertility of his mind. His astronomical tables ...
The Eclipses of 1905
First Paragraph: | Of the two solar and two lunar eclipses occur ring in the course of the year 1905, one of each class will be more or less visible in the United States.
The Eclipses of 1916
First Paragraph: | There will be five eclipses during the year 1916. The first three will be completely visible all over the United States, the fourth can be seen only in Australia and its adjacent waters, while the fifth, ...
The Eclipses of 1908
First Paragraph: | During the year 1908 there will be three eclipses of the sun. The first of these will occur on January 3, and will be visible to a part of the United States near the time of sunset. The second will take ...
The Eclipses of 1909
First Paragraph: | During the year 1909 there will be four eclipses, two of the sun and two of the moon. All of these, except one solar eclipse, will be more or less visible in the United States.
Realm of Science November 20th 1917
First Paragraph: | If there is anything in the realm of the wonderful science of astronomy that commands the admiration of the world, learned as well as unlearned, it is the accuracy with which eclipses are predicted, and ...
Realm of Science March 20th 1918
First Paragraph: | On next June 8th, a considerable section of the United States will enjoy a celestial spectacle for which astronomers often travel halfway round the earth. This will be a total eclipse of the sun, when ...
The South Polar Eclipse of 1917 December 13
First Paragraph: | If there is anything in the whole realm of the wonderful science of astronomy that commands the admiration of the world, learned as well as unlearned, it is the accuracy with which eclipses are predicted, ...
Realm of Science December 20th 1916
First Paragraph: | The most remarkable eclipse in a certain way that can possibly occur, is the one that will come when we are busily preparing for Christmas, that is, when our clocks show 3 p.m. central time on Christmas ...
The Eclipse Expedition of the Creighton University to Washington Georgia
First Paragraph: | Creighton University has contributed its share towards the scientific observation of the total solar, eclipse of May 28, 1900, so far as its means and circumstances permitted. As this great event occurred ...