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If we were lucky, a planet might pass between us and its star, creating something like a miniature eclipse.MY SATELLITE WOULD FIT IN A SMALL SUITCASE.KATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Eclipsed by an Erupting CometAnything that passes in front of the sun can create an eclipse.THESE IMAGES EXPOSE THE DARK SIDE OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDECOREY S. POWELLAUGUST 26, 2020NAUTILUS
Darkness defined the most awesome and most feared of astrological events, a total eclipse of the sun, and inspired some of the greatest advances in the history of science.THESE IMAGES EXPOSE THE DARK SIDE OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDECOREY S. POWELLAUGUST 26, 2020NAUTILUS
During the lunar eclipse, Hubble examined sunlight that had passed through Earth’s atmosphere and reflected off of the moon for signatures of ozone.HUBBLE WATCHED A LUNAR ECLIPSE TO SEE EARTH FROM AN ALIEN’S PERSPECTIVEMARIA TEMMINGAUGUST 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
While Earth was between the sun and moon for a lunar eclipse in January 2019, the Hubble Space Telescope observed how chemicals in Earth’s atmosphere blocked certain wavelengths of sunlight from reaching the moon.HUBBLE WATCHED A LUNAR ECLIPSE TO SEE EARTH FROM AN ALIEN’S PERSPECTIVEMARIA TEMMINGAUGUST 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
But you, so formed to shine—to eclipse all others—do you never dance, seorita?BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
He held all the records for height, and it was known that at Attercliffe he meant to endeavour to eclipse his own achievements.UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The architecture and paintings also indicate, with the increase of wealth and luxury, the decline and fatal eclipse of art.THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
Much of the architecture, however, is debased, indicating the decline and eclipse of art in the fifth or sixth century.THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The expression of the face also underwent a change—a dire eclipse of woe—no less painful to behold.THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW

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